Risk factors for late-onset cytomegalovirus disease in donor seropositive/recipient seronegative kidney transplant recipients who receive antiviral prophylaxis.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Transplant infectious disease : an official journal of the Transplantation Society, Volume 13, Issue 3, p.244-9 (2011)

Keywords:

2011, Center-Authored Paper, Research Trials Office Core Facility - Biostatistics Service, Shared Resources, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division

Abstract:

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) disease occurs frequently after cessation of antiviral prophylaxis in CMV-seronegative kidney transplant recipients from seropositive donors (D+R-), and the risk factors are incompletely defined.