Failed Kidney Transplant in a 31-Year-Old Woman

A 31-year-old woman with a history of renal failure of unknown origin presents for transplant waitlist work-up after a failed kidney transplant one year previously. She had been on hemodialysis from 2000 to 2005. She had undergone cadaver kidney transplantation in 2005 and the graft worked very well until 2010. No rejection, delayed graft function or any surgical complications were ...