Humoral and cellular immune monitoring might be useful to identify liver transplant recipients at risk for development of infection

@article{Carbone2008HumoralAC,
  title={Humoral and cellular immune monitoring might be useful to identify liver transplant recipients at risk for development of infection},
  author={J. Carbone and D. Micheloud and M. Salcedo and D. Rinc{\'o}n and R. Ba{\~n}ares and G. Clemente and J. Jensen and E. Sarmiento and J. Rodr{\'i}guez-Molina and E. Fern{\'a}ndez-Cruz},
  journal={Transplant Infectious Disease},
  year={2008},
  volume={10}
}
  • J. Carbone, D. Micheloud, +7 authors E. Fernández-Cruz
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • Transplant Infectious Disease
  • Abstract: Orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT) is a successful therapy for patients with end‐stage liver disease, and infection remains a significant cause of morbidity and mortality for patients undergoing this procedure. To assess humoral and cellular immunity markers as potential risk factors for development of infection, 46 consecutive liver transplant recipients (hepatitis C virus cirrhosis [n=17], alcoholic liver disease [n=15], hepatocellular carcinoma [n=9], autoimmune hepatitis [n=2… CONTINUE READING
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