Rising Creatinine After Renal Transplantation

A Caucasian woman in her 20s was admitted for acute kidney injury. She had a living-related renal transplant from her mother about 18 months previously with a nadir creatinine of 1 mg/day.

Her prior end-stage renal disease was attributed to chronic reflux nephropathy. About 2 weeks previously, she developed nausea, decreased oral intake, and loose bowel movement. Her serum creatinine ...