Posttransplantation cytotoxic immunoglobulin G is associated with a high rate of acute allograft dysfunctions in heart transplant recipients.

@article{Leprince1999PosttransplantationCI,
  title={Posttransplantation cytotoxic immunoglobulin G is associated with a high rate of acute allograft dysfunctions in heart transplant recipients.},
  author={Pascal N Leprince and Catherine Fretz and Richard Dorent and Ali Boudifa and J L Jourdan and J J Youssoub and Val{\'e}ria Bors and Patrick R Nataf and Alain J. Pavie and Iradj Gandjbakhch},
  journal={American heart journal},
  year={1999},
  volume={138 3 Pt 1},
  pages={586-92}
}
BACKGROUND The significance of anti-human leukocyte antigen immunoglobin G (IgG) detected in the posttransplantation course of heart graft recipients remains unclear. METHOD Sera from 121 cardiac allograft recipients transplanted between January 1992 and December 1994 were screened for the presence of lymphocytotoxic antibodies in the first year after… CONTINUE READING