Transfusion-related acute lung injury (TRALI): a clinical review with emphasis on the critically ill.

@article{Benson2009TransfusionrelatedAL,
  title={Transfusion-related acute lung injury (TRALI): a clinical review with emphasis on the critically ill.},
  author={Alexander B. Benson and Marc Moss and Christopher C. Silliman},
  journal={British journal of haematology},
  year={2009},
  volume={147 4},
  pages={431-43}
}
Transfusion-related acute lung injury (TRALI) is the leading cause of transfusion-related morbidity and mortality world-wide. Although first described in 1983, it took two decades to develop consensus definitions, which remain controversial. The pathogenesis of TRALI is related to the infusion of donor antibodies that recognize leucocyte antigens in the… CONTINUE READING