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BK Virus Nephropathy Developing After Renal Transplantation and Its Treatment With Ciprofloxacin: A Case Report.
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PMID:  23195024     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
BK virus nephropathy (BKVN) is among the most important problems in renal transplant recipients. This report presented an assessment of treatment with a fluoroquinolone antibiotic, ciprofloxacin, for 6 months in a 21-year-old male patient who developed BKVN after transplantation. Ciprofloxacin treatment reduced the viral load and improved the clinical findings.
Authors:
M B Cekmen; S Bakirdoven; M Sayan; A Yilmaz
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Transplantation proceedings     Volume:  44     ISSN:  1873-2623     ISO Abbreviation:  Transplant. Proc.     Publication Date:  2012 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-11-30     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0243532     Medline TA:  Transplant Proc     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  3044-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2012 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of Biochemistry, Kocaeli University, Faculty of Medicine, Kocaeli-Turkey. Electronic address: mustafacekmen@hotmail.com.
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