HIV Patients May Fare as Well as Others With Kidney Transplants

March 19, 2015 9:00 PM

2 0

THURSDAY, March 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Kidney transplant patients with HIV have similar survival rates as those without HIV, a new study finds.

The study included 510 HIV-positive adults who had kidney transplants in the United States between 2002 and 2011. Overall, these patients had similar five- and 10-year survival rates as kidney transplant patients without HIV.

Also read: North Hill fire tragedy: Four killed, one critically injured in rental house without smoke detectors

Read more

To category page

Loading...