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Gastrointestinal Complications

  • Grzegorz W. BasakEmail author

Abstract

The gastrointestinal (GI) tract is one of the systems most commonly affected by transplant complications. It is due to the high vulnerability of the gut mucosa composed of dividing cells, which are susceptible to chemotherapy-induced damage, rich vasculature, constant contact with intestinal microflora, and high content of immune-competent cells.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Hematology, Oncology and Internal MedicineIndependent Public Central Clinical Hospital, Medical University of WarsawWarsawPoland

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