Evaluation the Risk Factors that are Associated with Osteoporosis in Post Kidney Transplantation in a Sample of Iraqi Patients

  • Angham A. Hasan university of baghdad\college of pharmacy
  • Munaf H. Abd alrazak
  • Hassan M. Abbas Al-Temimi
Keywords: osteoporosis, renal transplant, T – score, gender, age, immunosuppressant drugs


Renal transplantation is a principal treatment option for end-stage kidney failure. Bone loss and fracture are serious complication of kidney transplantation, associated with morbidity and mortality. The pathogenesis of post transplantation bone loss is multifactorial and complex