Biological aspects of limb transplantation: I. Migration of transplanted bone marrow cells into recipient.

@article{Olszewski2003BiologicalAO,
  title={Biological aspects of limb transplantation: I. Migration of transplanted bone marrow cells into recipient.},
  author={Waldemar Lech Olszewski and Bozena Interewicz and Michal Maksymowicz and Marek Durlik},
  journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  year={2003},
  volume={112 6},
  pages={1628-35}
}
The transplanted limb contains bone marrow tissue. The hematopoietic cells contained in the bone of the graft normally differentiate after transplantation and can be released to the recipient. The cells migrate to the recipient bone marrow cavities and lymphoid organs. This causes the immune reaction between the donor and the recipient, which develops not… CONTINUE READING