Williams, Nadia P.; Buchner, L. M.; Shah, Dipak J.; Williams, Winston
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma in a renal transplant recipient: An opportunistic occurrence
American Journal of Nephrology
Date of Publication
A 42 year old man with chronic renal failure and homograft transplantation developed adult T-cell lymphoma in one native kidney. The role of transfusion in the acquisition of human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 and its role in the early development of adult T cell lymphoma, particularly on the background of chronic immunosuppression, are discussed. This is believed to be the first such case.....