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Viral Infection Following Bone Marrow Transplantation

  • William H. Burns
  • John R. Wingard
Conference paper
Part of the Experimental Hematology Today—1987 book series (HEMATOLOGY, volume 1987)

Abstract

Virus infections, along with graft-versus-host disease (GVHD), are a major impediment to the success of allogeneic bone marrow transplantation (BMT). The list of viruses often infecting these patients is long. The herpesviruses infect patients following transplant in a manner temporally related to the time of transplant (1) and form the basis of this report.

Keywords

Acute GVHD Herpes Simplex Virus Infection Bone Marrow Transplantation Patient Allogeneic Recipient Seronegative Recipient 
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  • William H. Burns
  • John R. Wingard

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