An Unusual Posttransplant T-cell Lymphoma After Liver Transplantation: A Case Report.

@article{Obiorah2017AnUP,
  title={An Unusual Posttransplant T-cell Lymphoma After Liver Transplantation: A Case Report.},
  author={Ifeyinwa E Obiorah and Metin Ozdemirli},
  journal={Transplantation proceedings},
  year={2017},
  volume={49 7},
  pages={1639-1643}
}
Posttransplantation lymphoproliferative disorders (PTLDs) encompass a spectrum of heterogeneous entities ranging from benign lymphocytic proliferations to high-grade malignant lymphomas. The majority of PTLDs are associated with reactivation of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), which induces B-cell proliferation and occurs in the setting of severe immune suppression after solid organ or bone marrow transplantation. T-cell/natural killer cell PTLDs are relatively rare, constituting ∼15% of all cases. T… CONTINUE READING