Lung transplantation after allogeneic marrow transplantation in pediatric patients: the Memorial Sloan-Kettering experience.

@article{Heath2001LungTA,
  title={Lung transplantation after allogeneic marrow transplantation in pediatric patients: the Memorial Sloan-Kettering experience.},
  author={John A Heath and Geoffrey Kurland and Thomas L. Spray and Nancy A Kernan and Trudy N. Small and Joel A Brochstein and Alfred P. Gillio and Jessica Boklan and Richard J O'reilly and Farid Boulad},
  journal={Transplantation},
  year={2001},
  volume={72 12},
  pages={1986-90}
}
BACKGROUND Chronic lung disease and pulmonary failure are complications that can occur after bone marrow transplantation (BMT) and are associated with severe morbidity and mortality. METHODS We report on four patients who developed chronic, progressive, and irreversible lung disease 1 to 3 years after allogeneic BMT in childhood. These patients had… CONTINUE READING