Effects of Urethral Stricture on Allografts in Kidney Transplantation

Gokce A. M., KAYA C., Kara V. M., Ozel L., Ruhi C., Titiz M. I.

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, vol.47, no.5, pp.1336-1339, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2015.04.072
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1336-1339
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: No


Background. Iatrogenic urethral stricture after renal transplantation is mostly seen after urethral manipulations. Early diagnosis and treatment are crucial for the safe continuity of the graft functions. In this study, the effect of urethral strictures on graft functions during the post-transplantation period was investigated.