Long-term outcome of kidney transplantation in AL amyloidosis. - PubMed - NCBI
Kidney Int. 2018 Dec 20. pii: S0085-2538(18)30774-9. doi: 10.1016/j.kint.2018.09.021. [Epub ahead of print]
Renal graft survival of 10 years if renal transplantation done in hematologic CR or VGPR compared to 5 years if renal transplantation done in <hem VGPR. Largest series of renal transplantation in AL amyloidosis.
Robert Z. Orlowski
Patients with AL #amyloidosis who had hematologic CR or VGPR prior to kidney transplantation had significantly better survival than patients with PR or less, and the median time to graft loss was 10.4 years versus 5.5 years, respectively: