Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Transplantation
Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 9158237, 4 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/9158237
Case Report

Spontaneous Renal Allograft Rupture Caused by Acute Tubular Necrosis: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Rabindranath Tagore International Institute of Cardiac Sciences, Narayana Health Hospitals, 124 EM Bypass, Mukundapur, Kolkata, India

Correspondence should be addressed to Sharmila Thukral

Received 9 April 2017; Revised 12 May 2017; Accepted 14 June 2017; Published 20 July 2017

Academic Editor: Henkie P. Tan

Copyright © 2017 Deepak Shankar Ray and Sharmila Thukral. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. F. Gomez-Veiga, V. Chantada-Abal, J. Garcia-Buitron, and M. Gonzalez-Martin, “Spontaneous rupture of transplanted kidney. Experience with 500 transplants,” Arch Esp Urol, vol. 46, pp. 295–302, 1993. View at Google Scholar
  2. J. A. Van Der Viliet, G. Kootstra, A. M. Tegzess et al., “Managenent of rupture in allograft kidney,” The Netherlands Journal of Surgery, vol. 32, no. 2, pp. 45–48, 1980. View at Google Scholar
  3. B. W. Hochleitner, R. Kafka, B. Spechtenhauser et al., “Renal allograft rupture is associated with rejection or acute tubular necrosis, but not with renal vein thrombosis,” Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, vol. 16, no. 1, pp. 124–127, 2001. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. P. Szenohradszky, G. Smehák, and E. Szederkényi, “Renal allograft rupture: a clinicopathologic study of 37 nephrectomy cases in a series of 628 consecutive renal transplants,” Transplantation Proceedings, vol. 31, no. 5, pp. 2107–2111, 1999. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. H. Shahrokh, H. Rasouli, M. A. Zargar, K. Karimi, and K. Zargar, “Spontaneous kidney allograft rupture,” Transplantation Proceedings, vol. 37, no. 7, pp. 3079-3080, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. J. E. Murray, R. E. Wilson, N. L. Tilney et al., “Five years' experience in renal transplantation with immunosuppressive drugs: survival, function, complications, and the role of lymphocyte depletion by thoracic duct fistula,” Annals of Surgery, vol. 168, no. 3, pp. 416–435, 1968. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. G. J. Azar, A. A. Zarifian, G. D. Frentz, R. J. Jesi, and E. E. Ethredge, “Renal allogrsft rupture: a clinical review,” Clinical Transplantation, vol. 9, pp. 71–73, 1995. View at Google Scholar
  8. D. Heimbach, W. D. Miersch, H. Buszello, G. Schoeneich, and H. U. Klehr, “Is the transplant‐preserving management of renal allograft rupture justified?” British Journal of Urology, vol. 75, no. 6, pp. 729–732, 1995. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. M. D. Garcia Sanchez de la Nieta, A. I. Sánchez-Fructuoso, R. Alcázar et al., “Higher graft salvage rate in renal allograft rupture associated with acute tubular necular,” Transplantation Proceedings, vol. 36, no. 10, pp. 3016–3018, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. N. Busi, E. Capocasale, and M. P. Mazzoni, “Spontaneous renal allograft rupture without acute rejection,” Acta Bio-Medica, vol. 75, pp. 131–133, 2004. View at Google Scholar
  11. G. Fernandez-Juarez, J. Pascual, F. J. Burgos et al., “Late rupture of the renal graft: not always graft rejection,” Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, vol. 13, no. 2, pp. 496–498, 1998. View at Google Scholar
  12. S. Askandarani, N. Aloudah, H. Al Enazi, K. O. Alsaad, and A. Altamimi, “Late renal allograft rupture associated with cessation of immunosuppression following graft failure,” Case Reports in Transplantation, vol. 2011, Article ID 512893, 5 pages, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  13. M. Goldman, L. De Pauw, P. Kinnaert, P. Vereerstraeten, J. Van Geertruyden, and C. Toussaint, “Renal allograft rupture: possible causes and results of surgical conservative management,” Transplantation, vol. 32, no. 2, pp. 153–155, 1981. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. H. Oesterwitz, V. Strobelt, G. May, and R. Horlbeck, “Spontaneous kidney transplant rupture- effect of immunosuppressive therapy on incidence of rupture: a clinical review,” Z Urol Nephrol, vol. 83, no. 4, pp. 157–163, 1990. View at Google Scholar
  15. W. P. Homan, J. S. Cheigh, S. J. Kim et al., “Renal allograft fracture: clinicopathological study of 21 cases,” Annals of Surgery, vol. 186, no. 6, pp. 700–703, 1977. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus