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Title Humoral immunity in kidney transplantation : what clinicians need to know / volume editors, Giuseppe Remuzzi [and others]
Published Basel ; New York : Karger, ©2009


Description 1 online resource (ix, 145 pages) : illustrations
Series Contributions to nephrology, 0302-5144 ; v. 162
Contributions to nephrology ; v. 162.
Contents Clinical relevance of preformed HLA donor-specific antibodies in kidney transplantation / C. Lefaucheur [and others] -- Therapeutic strategies in management of the highly HLA-sensitized and ABO-incompatible transplant recipients / S.C. Jordan [and others] -- Posttransplant immunosuppression in highly sensitized patients / E. Akalin -- Rapid accommodation of an A1 renal allograft after preconditioning for ABO-incompatible transplantation / G. Allen [and others] -- ABO-incompatible kidney transplantation with antigen-specific immunoadsorption and rituximab / M. Geyer [and others] -- Evaluation of two different preconditioning regimens for ABO-incompatible living kidney donor transplantation : a comparison of splenectomy vs. rituximab-treated non-splenectomy preconditioning regimens / K. Tanabe [and others]
Pathology of chronic humoral rejection / R.B. Colvin -- De novo anti-HLA antibody responses after renal transplantation : detection and clinical impact / M. Seveso [and others] -- The emerging issue of MICA antibodies : antibodies to MICA and other antigens of endothelial cells / P. Stastny [and others] -- Development of non-donor-specific HLA antibodies after kidney transplantation : frequency and clinical implications / D. Briggs, D. Zehnder, R.M. Higgins -- Control of anti-donor antibody production post-transplantation : conventional and novel immunosuppressive therapies / J.M. Cruzado, O. Bestard, J.M. Grinyó -- Non-HLA antibodies post-transplantation: clinical relevance and treatment in solid organ transplantation / D. Dragun, B. Hegner
Summary An overview of recent developments
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Kidneys -- Transplantation -- Immunological aspects
Histocompatibility antigens.
Kidney Transplantation -- immunology
Histocompatibility Antigens
Antibody Formation -- immunology
Histocompatibility Antigens -- immunology
Histocompatibility -- immunology
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
Histocompatibility antigens
Humorale Immunität -- Nierentransplantation -- Aufsatzsammlung.
Nierentransplantation -- Humorale Immunität -- Aufsatzsammlung.
Form Electronic book
Author Remuzzi, Giuseppe
ISBN 9783805589598