Obed, Aiman and Schnitzbauer, Andreas A. and Bein, Thomas and Lehn, Norbert and Linde, Hans-Jörg and Schlitt, Hans J. (2006) Fatal pneumonia caused by Panton-Valentine Leucocidine-positive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (PVL-MRSA) transmitted from a healthy donor in living-donor liver transplantation. Transplantation 81 (1), pp. 121-124.
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Severe infections are the most dangerous complications in liver transplantation and their prevention is one of the major goals. A 60-year-old Saudi-Arabian female with decompensated hepatitis C liver cirrhosis received a right-lobe liver graft from her healthy daughter. After 9 days, the patient developed a rapidly progressive necrotizing pneumonia that was fatal in spite of extracorporal lung ...
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|Date:||15 January 2006|
|Institutions:||Medicine > Lehrstuhl für Chirurgie|
|Subjects:||600 Technology > 610 Medical sciences Medicine|
|Refereed:||Yes, this version has been refereed|
|Created at the University of Regensburg:||Yes|
|Deposited On:||19 Jan 2007|
|Last Modified:||13 Mar 2014 09:43|