Hatem Amer, M.D.

  1. Internist
  2. Nephrologist
  3. Medical Director, Essam and Dalal Obaid Center for Reconstructive Transplant Surgery

Publications

  1. Singh P, Razonable RR, Lorenz EC, DiCaudo DJ, Sukov WR, Bridges AG, Alkhateeb HB, Hogan WJ, Klomjit N, Thirunavukkarasu S, Amer H, Kudva YC, Khamash H, Stegall M, Kukla A. Chronic Graft-Versus-Host Disease in Pancreas After Kidney Transplant Recipients - An Unrecognized Entity. Am J Transplant. 2020 Aug 17 [Epub ahead of print]
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  2. Sethi S, Nast CC, D'Agati VD, Fervenza FC, Glassock RJ, Stokes MB, De Vriese AS, Appel GB, Chang A, Cosio F, Herrera Hernandez L, Markowitz GS, Kumar SK, Alexander MP, Amer H, Murray D, Nasr SH, Leung N, Pani A, Picken MM, Ravindran A, Roccatello D, Ronco P, Royal V, Smith KD, Wechalekar AD, Wetzels J, Zand L, Zhang P, Haas M. Standardized reporting of monoclonal immunoglobulin-associated renal diseases: recommendations from a Mayo Clinic/Renal Pathology Society Working Group. Kidney Int. 2020 Aug; 98 (2):310-313 Epub 2020 Apr 23
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  3. Lorenz EC, Hickson LJ, Weatherly RM, Thompson KL, Walker HA, Rasmussen JM, Stewart TL, Garrett JK, Amer H, Kennedy CC. Protocolized exercise improves frailty parameters and lower extremity impairment: A promising prehabilitation strategy for kidney transplant candidates. Clin Transplant. 2020 Jun 23; e14017 Epub 2020 June 23
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  4. El Ters M, Bobart SA, Cornell LD, Leung N, Bentall A, Sethi S, Fidler M, Grande J, Hernandez LH, Cosio FG, Zand L, Amer H, Fervenza FC, Nasr SH, Alexander MP. Recurrence of DNAJB9-Positive Fibrillary Glomerulonephritis After Kidney Transplantation: A Case Series. Am J Kidney Dis. 2020 May 12 [Epub ahead of print]
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  5. Naddaf E, Dyck PJB, James B Dyck P, Said S, Amer H. Thrombotic microangiopathy involving kidney allograft and peripheral nerves. Am J Transplant. 2020 May; 20 (5):1454-1456 Epub 2019 Dec 27
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  6. Suchyta M, Gibreel W, Bakri K, Amer H, Mardini S. Transplanted fat adapts to the environment of the recipient: An animal study using a murine model to investigate the suitability of recipient obesity mismatch in face transplantation. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2020 Jan; 73 (1):176-183 Epub 2019 July 02
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  7. Kaufman CL, Kanitakis J, Weissenbacher A, Brandacher G, Mehra MR, Amer H, Zelger BG, Zelger B, Pomahac B, McDiarmid S, Cendales L, Morelon E. Defining chronic rejection in vascularized composite allotransplantation-The American Society of Reconstructive Transplantation and International Society of Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation chronic rejection working group: 2018 American Society of Reconstructive Transplantation meeting report and white paper Research goals in defining chronic rejection in vascularized composite allotransplantation. SAGE Open Med. 2020; 8:2050312120940421 Epub 2020 July 14
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  8. Suchyta MA, Sharp R, Amer H, Bradley E, Mardini S. Ethicists' Opinions Regarding the Permissibility of Face Transplant. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2019 Jul; 144 (1):212-224
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  9. Razonable RR, Amer H, Mardini S. Application of a New Paradigm for Cytomegalovirus Disease Prevention in Mayo Clinic's First Face Transplant. Mayo Clin Proc. 2019 Jan; 94 (1):166-170
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  10. Cheungpasitporn W, Kremers WK, Lorenz E, Amer H, Cosio FG, Stegall MD, Gandhi MJ, Schinstock CA. De novo donor-specific antibody following BK nephropathy: The incidence and association with antibody-mediated rejection. Clin Transplant. 2018 Mar; 32 (3):e13194 Epub 2018 Feb 11
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  11. Bentall A, Amer H. Mitigating Risk of Immunosuppression by Immune Monitoring: Are We There? Transplantation 2018 Mar; 102 (3):349-350
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  12. Firth C, Shamoun F, Cha S, Zhang N, Patel S, Wennberg P, Amer H, Wadei H, Heilman R, Keddis M. Cardiac Troponin T Risk Stratification Model Predicts All-Cause Mortality Following Kidney Transplant. Am J Nephrol. 2018; 48 (4):242-250 Epub 2018 Sept 20
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  13. Patel SI, Chakkera HA, Wennberg PW, Liedl DA, Alrabadi F, Cha SS, Hooley DD, Amer H, Wadei HM, Shamoun FE. Peripheral arterial disease preoperatively may predict graft failure and mortality in kidney transplant recipients. Vasc Med. 2017 Jun; 22 (3):225-230 Epub 2017 Mar 17
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  14. Lorenz EC, Cheville AL, Amer H, Kotajarvi BR, Stegall MD, Petterson TM, Kremers WK, Cosio FG, LeBrasseur NK. Relationship between pre-transplant physical function and outcomes after kidney transplant. Clin Transplant. 2017 May; 31 (5) Epub 2017 Apr 17
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  15. Ramanan P, Timmerman EA, Fidler ME, Amer H, Pritt BS, Schwab DA, Batterman HJ, Binnicker MJ. A kidney transplant recipient with renal medullary viral cytopathic changes. Transpl Infect Dis. 2017 Feb; 19: (1).
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  16. Keddis MT, Amer H, Voskoboev N, Kremers WK, Rule AD, Lieske JC. Creatinine-Based and Cystatin C-Based GFR Estimating Equations and Their Non-GFR Determinants in Kidney Transplant Recipients. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2016 Sep 7; 11 (9):1640-9 Epub 2016 June 23
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  17. Angioi A, Amer H, Fervenza FC, Sethi S. Recurrent Light Chain Proximal Tubulopathy in a Kidney Allograft. Am J Kidney Dis. 2016 Sep; 68: (3)483-7.
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  18. Go RS, Winters JL, Leung N, Murray DL, Willrich MA, Abraham RS, Amer H, Hogan WJ, Marshall AL, Sethi S, Tran CL, Chen D, Pruthi RK, Ashrani AA, Fervenza FC, Cramer CH 2nd, Rodriguez V, Wolanskyj AP, Thome SD, Hook CC, Mayo Clinic Complement Alternative Pathway-Thrombotic Microangiopathy Disease-Oriented Group. Thrombotic Microangiopathy Care Pathway: A Consensus Statement for the Mayo Clinic Complement Alternative Pathway-Thrombotic Microangiopathy (CAP-TMA) Disease-Oriented Group. Mayo Clin Proc. 2016 Sep; 91 (9):1189-211 Epub 2016 Aug 03
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  19. James H, Collazo-Clavell M, Lorentz P, Amer H, Kellogg T, Prieto M. Management of Obesity Among Renal Transplant Candidates: The Role of Sleeve Gastrectomy Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases.2016;12:(7)S218-S219.
  20. Sakhuja A, Naik A, Amer H, Cibrik D, Eikstadt R, Schold JD, Stegall MD. Underutilization of Timely Kidney Transplants in Those With Living Donors. Am J Transplant. 2016 Mar; 16 (3):1007-14 Epub 2016 Feb 04
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  21. Marcelin JR, Berg ML, Tan EM, Amer H, Cummins NW, Rizza SA. Is Abnormal Urine Protein/Osmolality Ratio Associated with Abnormal Renal Function in Patients Receiving Tenofovir Disoproxil Fumarate? PLoS One. 2016; 11 (2):e0149562 Epub 2016 Feb 12
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  22. Sakhuja A, Wright RS, Schold JD, McCarthy JT, Williams AW, Amer H, Albright RC. National Impact of Maintenance Dialysis or Renal Transplantation on Outcomes Following ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Am J Nephrol. 2016; 44: (5)329-338.
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  23. Sakhuja A, Nanchal RS, Gupta S, Amer H, Kumar G, Albright RC, Kashani KB. Trends and Outcomes of Severe Sepsis in Patients on Maintenance Dialysis. Am J Nephrol. 2016; 43: (2)97-103.
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  24. Cheungpasitporn W, Chebib FT, Cornell LD, Brodin ML, Nasr SH, Schinstock CA, Stegall MD, Amer H. Intravitreal Antivascular Endothelial Growth Factor Therapy May Induce Proteinuria and Antibody Mediated Injury in Renal Allografts. Transplantation. 2015 Nov; 99 (11):2382-6
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  25. Lorenz EC, Amer H, Dean PG, Stegall MD, Cosio FG, Cheville AL. Adherence to a pedometer-based physical activity intervention following kidney transplant and impact on metabolic parameters. Clin Transplant. 2015 Jun; 29: (6)560-8.
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  26. Chakkera HA, Chang YH, Thomas LF, Avula RT, Amer H, Lerman LO, Denic A, Rule AD. Obesity Correlates With Glomerulomegaly But Is Not Associated With Kidney Dysfunction Early After Donation. Transplant Direct. 2015 Feb 1; 1 (1):1-6
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  27. Safadi S, Dispenzieri A, Amer H, Gertz MA, Rajkumar SV, Hayman SR, Lacy MQ, Leung N. Multiple myeloma after kidney transplantation. Clin Transplant. 2015 Jan; 29(1):76-84. Epub 2014 Dec 07.
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  28. Lorenz EC, El-Zoghby ZM, Amer H, Dean PG, Hathcock MA, Kremers WK, Stegall MD, Cosio FG. Kidney allograft function and histology in recipients dying with a functioning graft. Am J Transplant. 2014 Jul; 14(7):1612-8. Epub 2014 Jun 06.
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  29. Chim H, Amer H, Mardini S, Moran SL. Vascularized composite allotransplant in the realm of regenerative plastic surgery. Mayo Clin Proc. 2014 Jul; 89(7):1009-20.
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  30. Nagpal A, Pritt BS, Lorenz EC, Amer H, Nasr SH, Cornell LD, Iqbal S, Wilhelm MP. Disseminated microsporidiosis in a renal transplant recipient: case report and review of the literature. Transpl Infect Dis. 2013 Oct; 15(5):526-32. Epub 2013 Aug 15.
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  31. Franco Palacios CR, Lieske JC, Wadei HM, Rule AD, Fervenza FC, Voskoboev N, Garovic VD, Zand L, Stegall MD, Cosio FG, Amer H. Urine but not serum soluble urokinase receptor (suPAR) may identify cases of recurrent FSGS in kidney transplant candidates. Transplantation. 2013 Aug 27; 96 (4):394-9
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  32. Amer H, Griffin MD, Stegall MD, Cosio FG, Park WD, Kremers WK, Heilman RL, Mazur MJ, Hamawi K, Larson TS, Kumar R. Oral paricalcitol reduces the prevalence of posttransplant hyperparathyroidism: results of an open label randomized trial. Am J Transplant. 2013 Jun; 13(6):1576-85. Epub 2013 Apr 19.
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  33. Amer H, Lieske JC, Rule AD, Kremers WK, Larson TS, Franco Palacios CR, Stegall MD, Cosio FG. Urine high and low molecular weight proteins one-year post-kidney transplant: relationship to histology and graft survival. Am J Transplant. 2013 Mar; 13 (3):676-84 Epub 2013 Feb 15
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  34. Irazabal MV, Eirin A, Gertz MA, Dispenzieri A, Kumar S, Buadi FK, Lacy MQ, Hayman SR, Dingli D, Hogan WJ, Gastineau DA, Glavey SV, Amer H, Leung N. Acute kidney injury during leukocyte engraftment after autologous stem cell transplantation in patients with light-chain amyloidosis. Am J Hematol. 2012 Jan; 87(1):51-4. Epub 2011 Nov 11.
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  35. Carlsen BT, Amer H, Moran SL. Hand transplantation. Curr. Orthop. Pract. 2012; 23(4):331-5.
  36. Shinozaki G, Jowsey S, Amer H, Biernacka J, Colby C, Walker D, Black J, Rundell J, Stegall M, Mrazek DA. Relationship between FKBP5 polymorphisms and depression symptoms among kidney transplant recipients. Depress Anxiety. 2011 Dec 21; 28(12):1111-8. Epub 2011 Aug 24.
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  37. Amer H, Carlsen BT, Dusso JL, Edwards BS, Moran SL. Hand transplantation. Minn Med. 2011 May; 94(5):40-3.
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  38. Rule AD, Semret MH, Amer H, Cornell LD, Taler SJ, Lieske JC, Melton LJ 3rd, Stegall MD, Textor SC, Kremers WK, Lerman LO. Association of kidney function and metabolic risk factors with density of glomeruli on renal biopsy samples from living donors. Mayo Clin Proc. 2011 Apr; 86 (4):282-90
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  39. Stegall MD, Park WD, Larson TS, Gloor JM, Cornell LD, Sethi S, Dean PG, Prieto M, Amer H, Textor S, Schwab T, Cosio FG. The histology of solitary renal allografts at 1 and 5 years after transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2011 Apr; 11(4):698-707. Epub 2010 Nov 09.
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  40. Wadei HM, Amer H, Griffin MD, Taler SJ, Stegall MD, Textor SC. Abnormal circadian blood pressure pattern 1-year after kidney transplantation is associated with subsequent lower glomerular filtration rate in recipients without rejection. J Am Soc Hypertens. 2011 Jan-Feb; 5(1):39-47. Epub 2011 Jan 26.
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  41. Cosio FG, Lager DJ, Lorenz EC, Amer H, Gloor JM, Stegall MD. Significance and implications of capillaritis during acute rejection of kidney allografts. Transplantation. 2010 May 15; 89(9):1088-94.
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  42. Rule AD, Amer H, Cornell LD, Taler SJ, Cosio FG, Kremers WK, Textor SC, Stegall MD. The association between age and nephrosclerosis on renal biopsy among healthy adults. Ann Intern Med. 2010 May 4; 152 (9):561-7
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  43. Grafft CA, Cornell LD, Gloor JM, Cosio FG, Gandhi MJ, Dean PG, Stegall MD, Amer H. Antibody-mediated rejection following transplantation from an HLA-identical sibling. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2010 Jan; 25(1):307-10. Epub 2009 Oct 20.
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  44. Amer H, Cosio FG. Significance and management of proteinuria in kidney transplant recipients. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2009 Dec; 20(12):2490-2. Epub 2009 Oct 09.
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  45. Issa N, Amer H, Dean PG, Kremers WK, Kudva YC, Rostambeigi N, Cosio FG, Larson TS, Habermann TM, Stegall MD, Griffin MD. Posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder following pancreas transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2009 Aug; 9: (8)1894-902.
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  46. Hickson LJ, Gera M, Amer H, Iqbal CW, Moore TB, Milliner DS, Cosio FG, Larson TS, Stegall MD, Ishitani MB, Gloor JM, Griffin MD. Kidney transplantation for primary focal segmental glomerulosclerosis: outcomes and response to therapy for recurrence. Transplantation. 2009 Apr 27; 87(8):1232-9.
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  47. El-Zoghby ZM, Stegall MD, Lager DJ, Kremers WK, Amer H, Gloor JM, Cosio FG. Identifying specific causes of kidney allograft loss. Am J Transplant. 2009 Mar; 9(3):527-35. Epub 2008 Feb 03.
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  48. Amer H, Fidler ME, Myslak M, Morales P, Kremers WK, Larson TS, Stegall MD, Cosio FG. Proteinuria after kidney transplantation, relationship to allograft histology and survival. Am J Transplant. 2007 Dec; 7(12):2748-56. Epub 2007 Oct 17.
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  49. Wadei HM, Amer H, Taler SJ, Cosio FG, Griffin MD, Grande JP, Larson TS, Schwab TR, Stegall MD, Textor SC. Diurnal blood pressure changes one year after kidney transplantation: relationship to allograft function, histology, and resistive index. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2007 May; 18: (5)1607-15.
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  50. Cosio FG, Amer H, Grande JP, Larson TS, Stegall MD, Griffin MD. Comparison of low versus high tacrolimus levels in kidney transplantation: assessment of efficacy by protocol biopsies. Transplantation. 2007 Feb 27; 83(4):411-6.
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  51. Myslak M, Amer H, Morales P, Fidler ME, Gloor JM, Larson TS, Stegall MD, Cosio FG. Interpreting post-transplant proteinuria in patients with proteinuria pre-transplant. Am J Transplant. 2006 Jul; 6(7):1660-5.
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