GRAFT-VERSUS-HOST REACTION COMPLICATING HL-A MATCHED BONE-MARROW TRANSPLANTATION

Robert G. Graw, Geoffrey P. Herzig, G. Nicholas Rogentine, Ronald A. Yankee, Brigid G. Leventhal, Jacqueline Whang-Peng, Roger H. Halterman, Gerhard Krüger, Costan Berard, Edward S. Henderson

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Abstract

Graft-versus-host reaction, ranging from mild to severe, was observed in three of seven patients who had had an allogeneic bone-marrow engraftment from their HL-A antigen identical siblings. Two patients died as a direct result of this complication of marrow transplantation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1053-1055
Number of pages3
JournalThe Lancet
Volume296
Issue number7682
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 21 1970
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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