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Table 5 Complications in the first year post-KT in the pairs with different 1-year proteinuria < 0,5 g/day and ≥ 0,5 g/day

From: Relationship between early proteinuria and long term outcome of kidney transplanted patients from different decades of donor age

 Kidney pairs
(86 pts)
Kidney twin with 1 year PTO < 0,5 g/L
(43 pts)
Kidney twin with 1 year PTO ≥ 0,5 g/L
(43 pts)
P value
Post-Transplant Complications in 1st post-KT year
 DGF %24 (28)8 (19)16 (38)0,03
 Transplant Urologic Complications %48 (56)23 (53)25 (58)0,41
 Ureteral fistula %3 (3)1 (2)2 (5)0,5
 Ureteral stenosis %7 (8)1 (2)6 (14)0,05
 Transplant Vascular Complications %19 (22)11 (26)8 (19)0,3
 Vascular fistula %8 (9)5 (12)3 (7)0,36
 Renal artery stenosis %9 (10)4 (9)5 (12)0,5
 Overall infections %66 (78)31 (74)35 (81)0,28
 CMV infections29 (34)13 (30)16 (37)0,32
 Ischemic Cardiopathy7 (8)5 (12)2 (5)0,22
 NODAT22 (26)9 (21)13 (30)0,32
 Extrarenal Major Vascular Complications*18 (21)10(23)8(19)0,60
 Hypertension27 (96)12 (44)15 (56)0,57
 Rejection7 (8)0 (0)7 (16)< 0,01
 Biopsies (%)51 (65)18 (49)33 (80)< 0,01
 Glomerulonephritis (%)7 (8)1 (2)6 (14)0,05
  1. DGF = delayed graft function; CMV = cytomegalovirus; NODAT = new onset diabetes after transplantation. All Biopsies are performed for cause
  2. *Including stroke, arterial stenosis and thrombosis
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