Am J Transplant 2021 Feb 24. Epub 2021 Feb 24.
Department of Medicine, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Solid organ transplant recipients are vulnerable to severe infection during induction therapy. We report a case of a 67-year-old male who died unexpectedly 10 days after receiving a kidney transplant on February 10, 2020. There was no clear cause of death, but COVID-19 was considered retrospectively, as the death occurred shortly after the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in Canada. Read More