Cord-blood hematopoietic stem cell transplant confers an increased risk for human herpesvirus-6-associated acute limbic encephalitis: a cohort analysis.

@article{Hill2012CordbloodHS,
  title={Cord-blood hematopoietic stem cell transplant confers an increased risk for human herpesvirus-6-associated acute limbic encephalitis: a cohort analysis.},
  author={Joshua A Hill and Sophia Koo and Belisa B Guzman Suarez and Vincent Trien-Vinh Ho and Corey S Cutler and John Koreth and Philippe A Armand and Edwin P Alyea and Lindsey Robert Baden and Joseph H Antin and Robert J. Soiffer and Francisco M Marty},
  journal={Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation},
  year={2012},
  volume={18 11},
  pages={1638-48}
}
Human herpesvirus-6 (HHV-6) frequently reactivates after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT); its most severe manifestation is the syndrome of posttransplantation acute limbic encephalitis (HHV-6-PALE). The epidemiology, risk factors, and characteristics of HHV-6-PALE after unrelated cord-blood transplantation (UCBT) are not well… CONTINUE READING