Spindle Cell Neoplasm with Hyperbilirubinemia in a Renal Transplant Recipient: A Rare Case Report

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ÇIRAK A., EROĞLU E., Kocyigit I., DENİZ K., KARAHAN Ö. I., ÜNAL A., ...More

TURKISH NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS AND TRANSPLANTATION JOURNAL, vol.27, no.1, pp.108-111, 2018 (ESCI) identifier identifier


The risk of neoplasm increases after transplantation in patients with organ transplantation. Immunosuppressive treatments or oncogenic viruses are major risk factors. Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) and Human Herpesvirus-8 (HHV-8) are the most frequently shown types among oncogenic viruses. Herein, we present a case of spindle cell neoplasm in a 70-year-old renal transplant recipient who underwent immunosuppressive treatment for 4 years, and presented with jaundice and fatique.