Graft-versus-Host Disease

Record number: 
Adverse Occurrence type: 
MPHO Type: 
Estimated frequency: 
Time to detection: 
2 months
Alerting signals, symptoms, evidence of occurrence: 
fever; neutropenia; rash; septic complications; death;
Demonstration of imputability or root cause: 
HLA typing demonstrated donor lymphocytes in the recipient. engraftment of donor lymphocytes
Suggest references: 
Smith, D.M., Agura, E.A., Levy, E.D., Melton, L.B., Domiati-Saad, R. and Klintmalm, G.B. (2006). Graft vs host disease following kidney transplantation using an '0 HLA antigen mismatched' donor Nephrol Dial Transplant 21(9):2656-2659.