Comparison of endoscopic and pathological findings of the upper gastrointestinal tract in transplant candidate patients undergoing hemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis treatment: a review of literature


Usta M., ERSOY A. , Ayar Y., OCAKOĞLU G. , Yuzbasioglu B., Erdem E. D. , ...More

BMC NEPHROLOGY, vol.21, no.1, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/s12882-020-02108-w
  • Title of Journal : BMC NEPHROLOGY
  • Keywords: Hemodialysis, Peritoneal dialysis, Transplant waiting list, Endoscopy, Gastritis, Helicobacter pylori, HELICOBACTER-PYLORI INFECTION, CHRONIC-RENAL-FAILURE, GASTROESOPHAGEAL-REFLUX DISEASE, GASTRODUODENAL LESIONS, UREMIC PATIENTS, PREVALENCE, SYMPTOMS, RECIPIENTS, COMPLICATIONS, EPIDEMIOLOGY

Abstract

Background: Dyspepsia is a common disorder in kidney transplant recipients, and the risk of post-transplant complications is increased in candidates with upper gastrointestinal disease. We evaluated gastrointestinal lesions of kidney transplant candidates on dialysis.