Incidence and outcome of primary Epstein-Barr virus infection and lymphoproliferative disease in pediatric heart transplant recipients Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Epstein-Barr Virus Infections
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Lymphoproliferative Disorders

abstract

  • Twelve of 13 pediatric heart transplant recipients who developed PTLD had evidence of primary EBV infection. Serial monitoring of EBV titers may lead to earlier identification and improved treatment of PTLD.

publication date

  • December 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9883755

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1161

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 17

number

  • 12