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Polyomavirus allograft nephropathy

Polyomavirus allograft nephropathy: Introduction

Polyomavirus allograft nephropathy: An infection with polyomavirus that becomes symptomatic following a kidney transplant. Polyomaviruses is an infection that is often acquired during childhood but generally presents no symptoms. However, that virus may be reactivated when a patient receives immunosuppressive therapy following an organ transplant. Most adults have antibodies to the virus in their bodies. The polyomavirus family has two main subgroups: BK virus and JC virus. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Polyomavirus allograft nephropathy is available below.

Symptoms of Polyomavirus allograft nephropathy

  • Asymptomatic
  • Kidney problems following transplant
  • Hemorrhagic cystitis following bone marrow transplant
  • Narrowed ureters following kidney transplant
  • Interstitial nephritis following kidney transplant
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Polyomavirus allograft nephropathy

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Polyomavirus allograft nephropathy: Complications

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Causes of Polyomavirus allograft nephropathy

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Polyomavirus allograft nephropathy: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Polyomavirus allograft nephropathy

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Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be an more »

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Polyomavirus allograft nephropathy: Rare Types

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  1. Polyomavirus allograft nephropathy: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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