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BK Virus Thrives After Kidney Transplantation Despite Use of Levofloxacin

2014 17 Nov

According to a new study, a three-month course of levofloxacin following kidney transplantation did not prevent the BK virus from appearing in the urine. The administration of levofloxacin was associated with an increased risk of adverse effects such as bacterial resistance. The study will be released at the American Society of Nephrology’s annual... Read more