Published in Cardiovascular Week, January 12th, 2004
According to a study from Canada, "some human organ transplants deteriorate slowly over a period of years, often developing characteristic syndromes: transplant glomerulopathy (TG) in kidneys, bronchiolitis obliterans in lungs, and coronary artery disease in hearts.
"In the past, we attributed late graft deterioration to chronic rejection, a distinct but mysterious immunologic process different from conventional rejection. However, it is likely that much of chronic...
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