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Incidence and outcome of adenovirus disease in transplant recipients after reduced-intensity conditioning with alemtuzumab.

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Adenoviruses are emerging as a major cause of infectious complications after allogeneic transplantation. We evaluated the incidence and outcome of symptomatic adenovirus infection or adenovirus disease after alemtuzumab-based reduced-intensity conditioning in 86 consecutive patients. The overall probability of adenovirus disease was 18.4% (11/86 patients). Five patients died of progressive adenovirus disease, and this was the most important infectious cause of mortality in this cohort. The pr...

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10.1016/j.bbmt.2003.11.001

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Pathology Dunn School
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Journal:
Biology of blood and marrow transplantation : journal of the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation
Volume:
10
Issue:
3
Pages:
186-194
Publication date:
2004-03-01
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EISSN:
1523-6536
ISSN:
1083-8791
Source identifiers:
12505

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