Friday, February 10, 2012

Granulocyte transfusions to treat invasive aspergillosis in a patient with severe aplastic anemia awaiting mismatched HPC transplantation

This case illustrates that HLA alloimmunization can be a major complication of granulocyte transfusions, resulting in the development of donor-directed HLA antibodies. A previously compatible HPC component had to be discarded, necessitating collection of a second graft from a different donor (read more : free full text). Print this post

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