Graft-versus-host disease after liver transplantation: A comprehensive literature review


Akbulut S., Yilmaz M., Yilmaz S.

WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.18, pp.5240-5248, 2012 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 18
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i37.5240
  • Journal Name: WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.5240-5248
  • Keywords: Liver transplantation, Graft-versus-host disease, Immunosuppression, Rash, Pancytopenia, Diarrhea, Chimerism, Age factors, SINGLE-CENTER EXPERIENCE, IN-SITU HYBRIDIZATION, LIVING DONOR, LATE-ONSET, RECIPIENT, DIAGNOSIS, IMMUNOSUPPRESSION, CHIMERISM, MICROCHIMERISM, PANCYTOPENIA

Abstract

AIM: To determine the factors affecting mortality in patients who developed graft-versus-host disease (GvHD) after liver transplantation (LT).