TITLE

Pure red cell aplasia after a major ABO-mismatched bone marrow transplant for chronic myeloid leukaemia: response to re-introduction of cyclosporin

AUTHOR(S)
Hayden, P. J.; Gardiner, N.; Molloy, K.; Ryan, J.; Lawler, M.; McCann, S. R.
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Bone Marrow Transplantation;Feb2004, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p459
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study that examined pure red cell aplasia (PRCA) following a major ABO-incompatible bone marrow transplant for chronic myeloid leukemia. Immunohematological complications of bone marrow transplantation in the setting of incompatibility between donor ABO antigens and the recipient immune system; Initial management of delayed erythropoiesis; Role of cyclosporin in the resolution of PRCA.
ACCESSION #
12185611

 

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