Renal transplantation in patients with familial Mediterranean fever
Clinical Rheumatology, 05/08/2012
Erdem E et al. – This study shows favorable prognosis of eight end–stage renal disease (ESRD) patients due to amyloidosis caused by familial Mediterranean fever (FMF) after renal transplantation. Renal transplantation is a safe procedure for ESRD patients having amyloidosis due to FMF. Regular use of colchicine after transplantation should be mentioned.