Table 4

Causes of renal allograft failure in all patients with ESKD secondary to HUS or other causes who underwent renal transplantation in Australia and New Zealand during the period 1963–2010
Characteristic HUS ESKD (n = 87) Other ESKD control (n = 44)
HUS 22 (25%) 0 (0%)
Hyperacute rejection 3 (3%) 0 (0%)
Acute rejection 13 (15%) 4 (9%)
Chronic allograft nephropathy 27 (31%) 19 (43%)
Renal artery thrombosis 5 (6%) 3 (7%)
Renal vein thrombosis 2 (2%) 1(2%)
Glomerulonephritis 1 (1%) 5 (11%)
Other 14 (16%) 12 (27%)

The differences between the groups were highly statistically significant (p = 0.002).

Tang et al.

Tang et al. BMC Nephrology 2012 13:164   doi:10.1186/1471-2369-13-164

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