Scand J Immunol 2017 May 22. Epub 2017 May 22.
Department of Nephrology, Rigshospitalet, University Hospital of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 9, DK-2100, Copenhagen, Denmark.
Hypogammaglobulinemia is well-characterized as a common phenomenon after kidney transplantation. However, no reports of pre-existing hypogammaglobulinemia from kidney transplantation seem to be available. We have reviewed three patients who developed hypogammaglobulinemia prior to kidney transplantation, and all three were treated successfully with immunoglobulin-replacement therapy before and after kidney transplantation. Read More