Liver Transplantation Who Developed Pancytopenia Post-transplantation

  • Soumya Pandey
  • Terry HarvilleEmail author


  • Once the donor becomes deceased, the countdown sets off for the organ to be carefully harvested, packaged, delivered to a transport facility, and finally surgically placed

  • The cold-ischemic time allowed for a donor liver is up to 12 h

  • The liver is a large repository of donor lymphocytes and as many as 2% of patients receiving donor livers might develop graft versus host disease


Graft versus host disease Cold-ischemic time Orthotopic liver transplantation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Pathology and Laboratory ServicesUniversity of Arkansas for Medical SciencesLittle RockUSA
  2. 2.Departments of Pathology and Laboratory Services, Pediatrics, and Internal MedicineUniversity of Arkansas for Medical SciencesLittle RockUSA

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