Frequency and CT findings of recurrent disease after lung transplantation.

  title={Frequency and CT findings of recurrent disease after lung transplantation.},
  author={Jannette Collins and Michael J. Hartman and Thomas F S C Warner and Nestor Luiz M{\"u}ller and Ella A. Kazerooni and H. Page McAdams and Richard M. Slone and Leonard A Parker},
  volume={219 2},
PURPOSE To determine the frequency and computed tomographic (CT) findings of recurrence of the primary disease after lung transplantation at six North American lung transplantation centers. MATERIALS AND METHODS Medical records of 1,394 lung transplant recipients were reviewed to identify patients with recurrent primary disease. Their CT scans and pathologic specimens were reviewed. RESULTS The frequency of disease recurrence in the six transplantation centers was 1% (15 of 1,394 patients… CONTINUE READING