Pediatric lung transplantation for graft-versus-host disease following bone marrow transplantation.

@article{Boas1994PediatricLT,
  title={Pediatric lung transplantation for graft-versus-host disease following bone marrow transplantation.},
  author={Steven R. Boas and Blakeslee E. Noyes and Geoffrey Kurland and John M. Armitage and David M. Orenstein},
  journal={Chest},
  year={1994},
  volume={105 5},
  pages={1584-6}
}
Nine years after receiving a bone marrow transplant for aplastic anemia, a 14-year-old girl with severe pulmonary disease associated with graft-versus-host disease received a double lung transplant. Subsequent to lung transplant, her lung function improved dramatically (FEV1 increasing from 20 to 73 percent predicted normal, residual volume decreasing from… CONTINUE READING