Increased serum vitamin A and E levels after lung transplantation.

@article{Ho2011IncreasedSV,
  title={Increased serum vitamin A and E levels after lung transplantation.},
  author={Terence Ho and Samir Gupta and Michelle Brotherwood and Ronalee Robert and Daniel Devia Cort{\'e}s and Zul Verjee and Elizabeth D Tullis and Shaf H Keshavjee and Cecilia Chaparro and Anne Stephenson},
  journal={Transplantation},
  year={2011},
  volume={92 5},
  pages={601-6}
}
BACKGROUND Adult cystic fibrosis (CF) patients experience significant increases in serum vitamin A and E levels after lung transplantation. It is unclear whether this finding is specific to the CF population or inherent to the lung transplantation process. METHODS The objectives of this study were to assess pre- and postlung transplantation serum vitamin A and E levels in subjects with end-stage lung disease secondary to all causes. The study population consisted of adults who received a lung… CONTINUE READING
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