Table 2

 Therapeutic interventions and outcome

IDTreatmentFollow up (months)Outcome
ProceduresImmunosuppressionCreatinineCRPDJ catheterMantle
DJ, double J catheter; CYC, cyclophosphamide; AZA, azathioprine; OCS, oral corticosteroids; MTX, methotrexate; MMF, mycophenolate mofetil; CSA, ciclosporin A; PR, partial remission (defined as improvement of the creatinine, CRP value, and transverse diameter of the periaortic mantle, respectively); FR, full remission; EX, exacerbation, ND, not done.
1NoneCYC10NormalPRPR
2NoneCYC, AZA33NormalFRPR
3DJCYC, AZA20FRNormalRemovedFR
4Ureterolysis, DJNone8PRNDRemovedND
5Ureterolysis, DJOCS72FRNormalMaintainedND
6DJMMF, CYC, AZA, CSA45FRFRRemovedFR
7DJAZA42PRPRMaintainedPR
8NoneCYC5NormalFRPR
9Ureterolysis, DJMMF51EXPRMaintainedPR
10DJCYC, OCS45NormalFRMaintainedPR
11NoneCYC, OCS40NormalFRPR
12Ureterolysis, DJNone36PRExRemovedND
13DJCSA, AZA, MTX42FRNormalRemovedPR
14Ureterolysis, DJAZA, OCS38PRNormalRemovedPR
15NoneCYC9NormalPRPR
16Aortic graftNone10NormalNDND
17Intraluminal aortic stent, DJNone45PRNormalMaintainedEX
18Ureterolysis, DJAZA, OCS25FRNormalRemovedND
19Left renal artery stent, DJOCS, CYC, AZA75PRNormalMaintainedPR
20Nephrectomy, aortic graft, DJNone70EXFRMaintainedND