Pregnancy in a patient with Goodpasture syndrome and renal transplantation.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Patients with Goodpasture syndrome have classically had decreased fertility and associated pregnancy wastage. Renal transplantation can increase the likelihood of successful pregnancy. We describe a patient who carried a pregnancy into the third trimester and had a good neonatal outcome. However, she developed superimposed preeclampsia with subsequent graft rejection.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Wells, SR; Kuller, JA; Thorp, JM

Published Date

  • February 1996

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 13 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 79 - 80

PubMed ID

  • 8672189

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0735-1631

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1055/s-2007-994296


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States