Brief Article
Copyright ©2010 Baishideng.
World J Gastroenterol. Aug 14, 2010; 16(30): 3834-3840
Published online Aug 14, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i30.3834
Figure 1
Figure 1 Causes of persistent diarrhea in renal transplant patients. MMF: Mycophenolate mofetil.
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Figure 2 Histological photomicrographs from drug-induced and infectious cases of persistent diarrhea. A: Mycophenolate mofetil (MMF)-colitis (HE stain, 200 × original magnification); B: MMF-colitis, with apoptotic bodies within the bowel lumen (arrowhead, HE stain, 400 × original magnification); C: Intestinal leishmaniasis with characteristic dot-like microorganisms within macrophages in the lamina propria (arrowheads, HE stain, 400 × original magnification).
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Figure 3 Distribution of infectious and drug-induced cases of persistent diarrhea in renal transplant patients according to the time post-transplantation.