Prevalence of HLA sensitization in female apheresis donors.


BACKGROUND Transfusion-related acute lung injury (TRALI) is a serious complication of plasma-containing blood components. Studies have implicated HLA antibodies along with biologically active lipids in stored blood in the pathogenesis of TRALI. It has been proposed that the exclusion of HLA-untested, multiparous donors of plasma-rich components, including… (More)


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@article{Densmore1999PrevalenceOH, title={Prevalence of HLA sensitization in female apheresis donors.}, author={T L Densmore and Lawrence Tim Goodnough and S. Ali and Marian S Dynis and Hannah Chaplin}, journal={Transfusion}, year={1999}, volume={39 1}, pages={103-6} }