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June 21, 2013

Lung transplantation for bronchiolitis obliterans after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a single-center experience


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This case series describes 7 patients with severe chronic graft-versus-host disease (cGvHD) associated with bronchiolitis obliterans (BO) after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HCT) who underwent lung transplantation. About 20% of patients with severe cGVHD develop BO, which portends a poor prognosis. Lung transplantation may be performed for severe refractory BO. In this group, 6 […]

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