Graft versus host disease (pulmonary manifestations)

Pulmonary graft versus host disease (GvHD) is one of the thoracic manifestations that can complicate hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Pulmonary GvHD can be broadly divided into acute and chronic disease 1-4:

  • acute pulmonary GvHD
    • pulmonary involvement is rare
    • the median time of onset of respiratory symptoms is around five months
    • reported radiological features include 3
  • chronic pulmonary GvHD

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Article information

rID: 25181
Tag: cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Thoracic manifestations of graft versus host disease
  • Thoracic manifestations of GvHD
  • Thoracic GvHD
  • Pulmonary manifestations of graft versus host disease

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