Noninvasive prognostication of polyomavirus BK virus-associated nephropathy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • BK Virus
  • Kidney Diseases
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Polyomavirus Infections
  • Tumor Virus Infections

abstract

  • Urinary cell level of PAI-1 mRNA, measured at the time of BKVN diagnosis, is an independent prognosticator of graft failure and a prediction model of serum creatinine and PAI-1 mRNA is as accurate as the model that includes the biopsy result.

publication date

  • July 27, 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3950314

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/TP.0b013e31829acb38

PubMed ID

  • 23778650

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 131

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 96

number

  • 2