Skin Infections in 401 Renal Transplant Recipients in Southern Turkey


Dicle O., Parmaksizoglu B., Gurkan A., Tuncer M., Demirbas A., YILMAZ E.

EXPERIMENTAL AND CLINICAL TRANSPLANTATION, vol.7, no.2, pp.133-136, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 7 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Journal Name: EXPERIMENTAL AND CLINICAL TRANSPLANTATION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.133-136
  • Keywords: Renal transplant recipients, Skin infections, Fungal infections, Pityriasis versicolor, Immunosuppression, LESIONS, PREVALENCE, DISEASES, SPECTRUM
  • Akdeniz University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: Renal transplant recipients are predisposed to the development of a variety of skin infections that can result from graft-preserving immunosuppressive therapy. in this study, we aimed to determine the prevalence of skin infections in a group of renal transplant recipients in the Mediterranean region of Turkey.