Publications by authors named "Azam Mivefroshan"

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Disseminated Kaposi's sarcoma.

Arch Iran Med 2015 Nov;18(11):793-5

Hematology and Oncology Department, Uromia University of Medical Sciences, Uromia, Iran.

Kaposi's Sarcomas (KS) have been associated with many conditions and also known as a typical complication of immunosuppression. It should be considered as an important differential diagnosis in skin lesions of patients after solid organ transplantation. This is a report of a 61-year-old man, who presented with disseminated KS and a history of renal transplantation. We suggest systemic evaluation and visceral assessment in patients with Cutaneous KS.
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November 2015

Recurrent idiopathic membranous glomerulonephritis after kidney transplantation and successful treatment with rituximab.

Iran J Kidney Dis 2015 Mar;9(2):158-62

Nephrology and Renal Transplant Center, Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Iran.

After renal transplantation approximately forty percent of patients with membranous glomerolunephritis (MGN) had a recurrence, most commonly during the first year.We present two cases with recurrent MGN after kidney transplantation who successfully treated with ritoximab.
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March 2015

Angiosarcoma at dialysis fistula site in a patient on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis.

Iran J Kidney Dis 2015 Mar;9(2):154-7

Nephrology and Renal Transplant Research Center; Division of Nephrology; Urmia University of Medical Sciences, Urmia, Iran.

Arteriovenous fistula (AVF) is the best permanent access for hemodialysis. Swelling and pain due to thrombosis and infection is common at fistula site. Angiosarcoma is one of rare but important differential diagnosis of these signs. We present a patient on CAPD with angiosarcoma at AVF.
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March 2015