Iran. J. Med. Sci. 1994;
Noncommunicable Diseases,Tuberculosis ,Kidney Diseases ,Transplantation, Homologous
Renal tuberculosis was the cause of fever in a renal allograft recipient 6 months after transplantation. The allograft was the source of infection and only the transplanted kidney was involved.
Tuberculosis should be considered in the differential diagnosis of fever in immunosuppressed allograft recipients despite negative chest x-ray or skin test