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thanks for your reply. it is noon tuesday here in Australia. spent 6 hours in transplant hospital yesterday having 5th biopsy for the year want get results till friday hope all will be good. my nepro tells me there are'nt any symtyms with sub clinical rejection my creati is always between 120 to 130 120 being in the good range no temperature no pain no high blood pressure can only be confirmed with a biopsy which they do 12 months after transplant here. do they do this over there? they call it a 12 month protocol. i too had 3 doses of methyl prednisolone 1000 mills and back on 25mgofpred 750 cellcept and 5 mg of tac. and i understand about being hungry but if it starves off rejection thats good.hope you continue to do well. ps i m with you about stopping pred without talking to the team, mine would throttle me. nice to hear your thoughts, wayne
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