Chapter 13. Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorders and Malignancy

  1. Richard N. Fine MD Dean Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics2,
  2. Steven A. Webber MBChB, MRCP Professor of Pediatrics3,
  3. Kim M. Olthoff MD, FACS Associate Professor of Surgery Director4,
  4. Deirdre A. Kelly MD, FRCPI, FRCP, FRCPCH Professor of Paediatric Hepatology5 and
  5. William E. Harmon MD Professor of Pediatrics6
  1. Steven A. Webber MBChB, MRCP Professor of Pediatrics3 and
  2. Michael Green MD, MPH Professor of Pediatrics and Surgery1

Published Online: 5 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444312720.ch13

Pediatric Solid Organ Transplantation, Second Edition

Pediatric Solid Organ Transplantation, Second Edition

How to Cite

Webber, S. A. and Green, M. (2007) Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorders and Malignancy, in Pediatric Solid Organ Transplantation, Second Edition (eds R. N. Fine, S. A. Webber, K. M. Olthoff, D. A. Kelly and W. E. Harmon), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444312720.ch13

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Stony Brook, New York 11794-8111, USA

  2. 3

    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Children's Hospital, 3705 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA

  3. 4

    Liver Transplant Program, University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 2 Dulles, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA

  4. 5

    The Liver Unit, Birmingham Children's Hospital NHS Trust, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham, B4 6NH, UK

  5. 6

    Division of Nephrology, Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunn-319, Boston, MA 02115, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

  2. 3

    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Children's Hospital, 3705 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 24 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405124072

Online ISBN: 9781444312720

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Keywords:

  • post-transplantation lymphoproliferative disorders (PTLD);
  • nonlymphoid malignancies;
  • Epstein–Barr virus (EBV) infection;
  • primary EBV infection;
  • development of cytomegalovirus (CMV) disease;
  • postoperative survival;
  • serum immunoglobulin levels;
  • polymorphic lesions;
  • cytogenetic abnormalities

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Post-Transplantation Lymphoproliferative Disorders

  • Non-PTLD Malignancy

  • Conclusions

  • References