Heart Transplant Patients May be At Increased Risk for Skin Cancers

Many heart transplant patients develop multiple skin cancers, perhaps because they have greater use of immunosuppressive medications or are generally older at the time of transplantation, researchers from the Mayo Clinic reported in the December issue of the journal Archives of Dermatology. “Solid organ transplant recipients are at increased risk for skin cancers,” the authors [Sign in to read the full article...]