Severe autologous GVHD after hematopoietic progenitor cell transplantation for multiple myeloma

@article{Drobyski2009SevereAG,
  title={Severe autologous GVHD after hematopoietic progenitor cell transplantation for multiple myeloma},
  author={William R. Drobyski and Parameswaran N. Hari and CA Keever-Taylor and Richard Komorowski and W Grossman},
  journal={Bone Marrow Transplantation},
  year={2009},
  volume={43},
  pages={169-177}
}
GVHD is a recognized complication of autologous hematopoietic progenitor cell transplantation (HPCT), but has typically been reported to respond well to primary therapy with corticosteroids. In this study, we report the development of severe autologous GVHD in five patients who underwent HPCT for multiple myeloma. In all cases, response to corticosteroids was unsatisfactory and three of these patients ultimately died from complications that ensued from prolonged immunosuppressive therapy… CONTINUE READING
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