Interstitial pneumonitis is a frequent complication in liver transplant recipients treated with sirolimus.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/230234
Title:
Interstitial pneumonitis is a frequent complication in liver transplant recipients treated with sirolimus.
Authors:
Morcos, A; Nair, S; Keane, M P; McElvaney, N G; McCormick, P A
Affiliation:
National Liver Transplant Unit, St. Vincent's University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin 4, Ireland.
Citation:
Interstitial pneumonitis is a frequent complication in liver transplant recipients treated with sirolimus. 2012, 181 (2):231-5 Ir J Med Sci
Journal:
Irish journal of medical science
Issue Date:
Jun-2012
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/230234
DOI:
10.1007/s11845-011-0789-y
PubMed ID:
22246568
Abstract:
Sirolimus is a powerful immunosuppressive drug which is being used increasingly after liver transplantation because of its renal sparing and anti-tumour effects. It has been associated with uncommon, but potentially fatal, interstitial pneumonitis.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
ISSN:
1863-4362

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorMorcos, Aen_GB
dc.contributor.authorNair, Sen_GB
dc.contributor.authorKeane, M Pen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMcElvaney, N Gen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMcCormick, P Aen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-06-22T12:47:05Z-
dc.date.available2012-06-22T12:47:05Z-
dc.date.issued2012-06-
dc.identifier.citationInterstitial pneumonitis is a frequent complication in liver transplant recipients treated with sirolimus. 2012, 181 (2):231-5 Ir J Med Scien_GB
dc.identifier.issn1863-4362-
dc.identifier.pmid22246568-
dc.identifier.doi10.1007/s11845-011-0789-y-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/230234-
dc.description.abstractSirolimus is a powerful immunosuppressive drug which is being used increasingly after liver transplantation because of its renal sparing and anti-tumour effects. It has been associated with uncommon, but potentially fatal, interstitial pneumonitis.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to Irish journal of medical scienceen_GB
dc.titleInterstitial pneumonitis is a frequent complication in liver transplant recipients treated with sirolimus.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentNational Liver Transplant Unit, St. Vincent's University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin 4, Ireland.en_GB
dc.identifier.journalIrish journal of medical scienceen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren
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