Complications of Lung Transplantation

  • Michael S. Mulligan


The major complications of lung transplantation can be divided into several different categories. These include anatomic and surgical, infectious, events relating to rejection, post transplant lymphoproliferative disease (PTLD) and those complications relating to immunosuppressive medications.


Acute Rejection Obliterative Bronchiolitis Gastric Outlet Obstruction Solid Organ Transplant Recipient Extra Corporal Membrane Oxygenation 
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