Humoral graft-versus-host disease after pancreas transplantation with an ABO-compatible and RH-nonidentical donor. Case report and a rationale for preoperative screening

Rakesh Sindhi, James Landmark, Robert J. Stratta, Kathleen Cushing, Rodney J. Taylor

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Abstract

Severe hemolysis and graft ischemia complicating solitary pancreas transplantation with an ABO-compatible, Rh-negative, anti-D-positive donor to Rh-positive recipient is described in this article. A brief review of the literature is presented. A rationale for preoperative screening for red cell antibodies during solid organ transplantation in this special setting is discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1414-1416
Number of pages3
JournalTransplantation
Volume61
Issue number9
DOIs
StatePublished - May 15 1996

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  • Transplantation

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