Therapeutic options in post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders
The important role of immunostains in evaluation of infection in transplantation is covered in a subsequent section, and posttransplantation lymphoproliferative disorder
(PTLD) is discussed briefly.
In this paper we report 2 cases of late posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder
with malign behavior.
The immunosuppressive macrolide RAD inhibits growth of human Epstein-Barr virus-transformed B-lymphocytes in vitro and in vivo: A potential approach to prevention and treatment of post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders
The sign is radiologically indistinguishable from post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders
Coverage includes, for example, radiologic manifestations of lung disease, developmental lung disease, pulmonary infection, the immunocompromised patient, pulmonary neoplasms, lymphoproliferative disorders
and leukemia, interstitial lung diseases, connective tissue diseases, vascultitis and granulomatosis, and eosinophilic lung diseases--to name about half the chapters.
This article makes an important contribution to the characterisation of these lymphomas and allows the establishment of a baseline that will enable ongoing monitoring of trends in lymphoproliferative disorders
as the HIV epidemic matures and access to antiretroviral therapy increases,' comment the investigators.
Patients who receive thiopurines for inflammatory bowel disease are at increased risk for lymphoproliferative disorders
, but the overall incidence is low and the benefits of treatment for IBD still outweigh the risks, according to data from more than 19,000 adults.
Kaposi sarcoma-associated herpesvirus infects monotypic (IgM lambda) but polyclonal naive B cells in Castleman disease and associated lymphoproliferative disorders
CLL is one of the chronic lymphoproliferative disorders
and is characterized by accumulation of functionally incompetent lymphocytes, which are monoclonal in origin.
Posttransplantation lymphoproliferative disorders
in renal transplant recipients: report of over 20 years of experience.
after lung transplantation: Imaging features.