Nutritional Vitamin D in Renal Transplant Patients: Speculations and Reality.

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cholecalciferol 5 nephrologydiseasesdrugs
chronic kidney disease 2 nephrologydiseases
glomerulonephritis 1 nephrologydiseases

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cholecalciferol 2093 is synthesized from cholesterol; thereafter, 7-dehydrocholesterol is transformed in pre-vitamin D3 ( cholecalciferol ) in the skin under exposure to UVB light. The endogenous pathway, which is the major source of vitamin
cholecalciferol 16948 study from France, 49 KTx patients, with calcifediol levels lower than 30 ng/mL, were treated with cholecalciferol 100,000 IU every two weeks from the fourth to the sixth month after KTx and thereafter with 100,000
cholecalciferol 17834 randomized to receive calcium supplementation with or without the addition of a monthly dose of 25,000 IU of cholecalciferol . Although in this study, vitamin D supplementation was also associated to a reduction of PTH levels,
cholecalciferol 25000 patients who were submitted to protocol biopsy, Courbebassie et al. reported no association between cholecalciferol supplementation and the histologic (Banff scores) and functional (iohexol clearance) indices of graft
cholecalciferol 26727 KTx patients, low 25(OH)D levels were associated with worse renal outcomes, and supplementation with cholecalciferol were associated with both better renal and patient outcomes [[79]].Collectively, all these data seem
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chronic kidney disease 501 date (collection): 6/2017AbstractReduced levels of nutritional vitamin D are commonly observed in most chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients and particularly in patients who have received a kidney transplant (KTx). In the complex
chronic kidney disease 21433 beneficial role of vitamin D in preventing cardiovascular complications in many clinical settings of chronic kidney disease s, including KTx (we recently revised this topic; [[15]]).Another potentially beneficial effect of vitamin
glomerulonephritis 30002 antibody mediated rejection; BKV = BK virus; CMV = cyomegalovirus; CNI = calcineurin inhibitors; GN = glomerulonephritis ; IF/TA = interstitial fibrosis/ tubular atrophy; HCV = hepatitis C virus; MS = metabolic syndrome; NSAID

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