Outcome of renal transplantation in small infants: a match-controlled analysis

Weitz M., Laube G. F. , Schmidt M., Krupka K., Murer L., Mueller D., ...More

PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGY, vol.33, no.6, pp.1057-1068, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00467-018-3895-5
  • Title of Journal : PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1057-1068


Background Infants with a body weight of less than 10 kg are often not considered to be suitable candidates for renal transplantation (RTx). The objective of this study was to evaluate this arbitrary weight threshold for pediatric RTx.