Epstein-Barr virus infection after pediatric living-related liver transplantation--management and risk factors.

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INTRODUCTION Posttransplant lymphoproliferative disorder (PTLD) is one of the severe complications after pediatric liver transplantation. Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection is a major risk factor developing PTLD. This study evaluates the risk factors, incidence, and clinical presentation of EBV infection at our institute. PATIENTS AND METHODS This study… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2010.09.134

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@article{Shigeta2010EpsteinBarrVI, title={Epstein-Barr virus infection after pediatric living-related liver transplantation--management and risk factors.}, author={Takanobu Shigeta and K Imadome and Shinobu Sakamoto and Akinari Fukuda and T Kakiuchi and Naoto Matsuno and H. Tanaka and Ayami Nakazawa and M. Kasahara}, journal={Transplantation proceedings}, year={2010}, volume={42 10}, pages={4178-80} }