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World J Transplant. Nov 18, 2021; 11(11): 443-465
Published online Nov 18, 2021. doi: 10.5500/wjt.v11.i11.443
Figure 1
Figure 1 Advantages and disadvantages of glucocorticoids in solid organ transplantation. CNI: Calcineurin inhibitor; GC: Glucocorticoid; GVHD: Graft vs host disease; IRI: Ischemia-reperfusion injury; PTLD: Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder; SOT: Solid organ transplantation.
Figure 2
Figure 2 Effects of glucocorticoids on the immune system. COX2: Cyclooxygenase 2; IFN-γ: Interferon-gamma; IL: Interleukin; iNOS: Inducible nitric oxide synthase; LT: Leukotriene; NK: Natural killer; TNF-α: Tumor necrosis factor-alpha.