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Rajeev Sharma,1,2 Mareena Zachariah3
1College of Medication, College of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV, USA; 2Jacobs College of Medication and Biomedical Sciences, College at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA; 3Division of Nephrology, Wayne State College, Detroit, MI, USA
Correspondence: Rajeev Sharma
College of Medication, College of Nevada Las Vegas, 1701 W Charleston, Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89102, USA
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Summary: BK virus reactivation on account of therapeutic immunosuppression following renal transplant can lead to BK polyomavirus nephropathy and renal allograft loss. This can be a advanced and difficult medical downside with a variety of administration choices and practices reported in literature. The present normal for early analysis and therapy is surveillance by measuring viral DNA in blood utilizing qPCR. Immunosuppression discount is the cornerstone of efficient administration however is related to a danger of acute rejection following therapy.
Key phrases: BK polyomavirus nephropathy, kidney transplant, immune monitoring, therapy, surveillance
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