Key clinical point: There is no evidence that kidney transplantation increases the risk of prostate cancer.
Major finding: Kidney transplant recipients did not have a higher risk for diagnosis of any (odds ratio [OR], 0.84; 95% CI, 0.70-0.99) or high-risk/metastatic prostate cancer (OR, 0.84; 95% CI, 0.62-1.13) compared with age-matched controls.
Study details: The data come from an analysis of several Swedish nationwide population-based registers.
Disclosures: The authors declared no conflicts of interest.
Bratt O et al. BJU Int. 2020 Jan 19. doi: 10.1111/bju.15002.