Tag Archives: Lung

What Predicts Allograft Failure in Lung Transplantation?

February 04, 2019 Share this content: Higher average donor-derived cell-free DNA correlated with pretransplant factors such as obesity, age of donor, lung allocation score, and age of recipient. Allograft failure in individuals who receive lung transplants can be predicted by measuring donor-derived cell-free DNA (%ddcfDNA) for allograft injury, according to a study recently published in… Read More »

Woman ‘catches peanut allergy’ from donor after lung transplant – The Sun

A WOMAN developed a peanut allergy after a lung transplant from a donor who had suffered with anaphylaxis, doctors believe. The 53-year-old, who had never had a peanut allergy before, had a severe allergic reaction after eating a peanut butter and jam sandwich. Getty – Contributor Two weeks after her transplant surgery the woman developed… Read More »

Woman Develops Donor's Peanut Allergy After Lung Transplant – Live Science

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Woman Develops Donor’s Peanut Allergy After Lung Transplant  Live Science Sometimes, you just really want a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. And, as long as you’re not allergic to the ingredients, that’s totally fine. At least, that’s what … "allergy|acne" – Google News