Case report: T-cell lymphoma (2008)

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Adverse Occurrence type: 
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Estimated frequency: 
Most recent risk assessment for CNS lymphoma (Council of Europe, 2022): Organs from donors with primary cerebral lymphomas have an unacceptable risk for tumour transmission and should not be considered for transplantation.
Time to detection: 
45-48 days
Alerting signals, symptoms, evidence of occurrence: 
Two recipients from donor with unsuspected T-cell lymphoma; no symptoms but alerted by Organ Procurement Organization (OPO) of donor autopsy results.
Demonstration of imputability or root cause: 
Multiple transmissions of T-cell lymphoma with FISH sex chromosome donor identification in one sex mismatched recipient.
Imputability grade: 
3 Definite/Certain/Proven
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