Artículos de revistas
Acute antibody-mediated rejection of renal transplant associated with cellular crescents: First case report
Transplantation Proceedings, v. 43, n. 7, p. 2798-2799, 2011.
Universidade Estadual Paulista (Unesp)
Acute antibody-mediated rejection is characterized by histological abnormalities such as glomerulitis, capillaritis, or thrombosis associated with presence of C4d and specific anti-donor antibodies. Reports on the association of glomerular injuries with cellular crescents in antibody-mediated rejection are not found in the literature. We report a unique case of antibody-mediated rejection associated with cellular crescents and suggest that such histological abnormality should be considered in the differential diagnosis of acute antibody-mediated rejection. © 2011 Elsevier Inc.