Cancer Treatment with Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors in Kidney Recipients

Renal Transplantation and Cancer

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Elidrissi, M. K., & Ahmedi, M. Y. (2024). Cancer Treatment with Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors in Kidney Recipients: Renal Transplantation and Cancer. Journal of European Internal Medicine Professionals, 2(2).