Tacrolimus-induced pain syndrome in a pediatric orthotopic liver transplant patient

G. E. Malat, R. E. Dupuis, B. Kassman, J. M. Rhoads, K. Freeman, S. Lichtman, M. W. Johnson, D. Gerber, K. Andreoni, J. Fair

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Post-transplant complications are common among patients receiving immunosuppressive medications, including pain syndromes. Recently, a pain syndrome, calcineurin-inhibitor induced pain syndrome (CIPS) has been described. To our knowledge, this article is the second report of tacrolimus-associated CIPS, and the first report in the pediatric setting.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)435-438
Number of pages4
JournalPediatric Transplantation
Issue number5
StatePublished - Oct 2002
Externally publishedYes


  • Liver transplantation
  • Pain
  • Pain syndrome
  • Pediatrics
  • Tacrolimus

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Transplantation


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