[Transplantation in cancer disease, and tumors in organ transplantation: current aspects and future prospects].

@article{Guba2004TransplantationIC,
  title={[Transplantation in cancer disease, and tumors in organ transplantation: current aspects and future prospects].},
  author={Markus Otto Guba and Florian Loehe},
  journal={MMW Fortschritte der Medizin},
  year={2004},
  volume={146 24},
  pages={32-4}
}
Malignant tumors represent a serious problem in transplantation medicine. Tumors passed on by the donor or present in the recipient's history may reappear after transplantation with its need for immunosuppression. On the other hand, in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), transplantation is the sole curative therapeutic option. Chronic immunosuppression promotes not only a tendency for the disease to recur, but also the development of various solid and hematological malignancies, and… CONTINUE READING
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