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Immunosuppressive therapy should be commenced promptly after transplantation. The most popular regime is to prescribe cyclosporin A alone, or together with prednisolone and/or azathioprine i.e. mono, double or triple therapy.
Graft rejection should be monitored by:
Treatment of acute rejection consists of:
Mycophenolate mefetil may have a role in maintenance immunosuppression and in the treatment of acute rejection.