We describe a patient with renal transplant who developed abdominal pain and acute nephritis in the course of the follow-up. A biopsy of colon lesions revealed CMV inclusions, renal biopsy revealed acute glomerulonephritis with positive CMV-DNA on polimerase chain reaction. The renal disease and bowel symptoms completely resolved after antiviral treatment.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Nephrology|
|Publication status||Published - Jul 1998|
- Acute glomerulonephritis
- CMV infection
- Renal transplant
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