Chronic Graft versus Host Disease

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Chronic Graft versus Host Disease

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Chronic Graft versus Host Disease" returned 288 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Disease severity in chronic graft-versus-host disease: doctors' gut feeling versus biostatistics?
 

Author(s): Gerard Socié

Journal: Haematologica. 2014 Oct;99(10):1534-6.

 

Last Updated: 1 Oct 2014

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Chronic graft versus host disease and nephrotic syndrome.
 

Author(s): Samia Barbouch, Hanene Gaied, Khaoula Ben Abdelghani, Rim Goucha, Amel Lakhal, Lamia Torjemen, Fethi Ben Hamida, Ezzedine Abderrahim, Hedi Ben Maiz, , Khedher Adel

Journal: Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2014 Sep;25(5):1062-4.

 

Disturbed kidney function is a common complication after bone marrow transplantation. Recently, attention has been given to immune-mediated glomerular damage related to graft versus host disease (GVHD). We describe a 19-year-old woman who developed membranous glomerulonephritis after ...

Last Updated: 6 Sep 2014

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IL-17 genetic and immunophenotypic evaluation in chronic graft-versus-host disease.
 

Author(s): Renata Gonçalves Resende, Jeane de Fátima Correia-Silva, Tarcília Aparecida Silva, Ulisses Eliezer Salomão, Luciano Marques-Silva, Érica Leandro Marciano Vieira, Walderez Ornelas Dutra, Ricardo Santiago Gomez

Journal: Mediators Inflamm.. 2014 ;2014():571231.

 

Although interleukin-17 (IL-17) is a recently discovered cytokine associated with several autoimmune diseases, its role in the pathogenesis of chronic graft-versus-host disease (cGVHD) was not established yet. The objective of this study was to investigate the association of IL17A ...

Last Updated: 19 Aug 2014

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The terms "Chronic Graft versus Host Disease" returned 24 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Chronic graft-versus-host disease: disease biology and novel therapeutic strategies.
 

Author(s): Hisakazu Nishimori, Yoshinobu Maeda, Mitsune Tanimoto

Journal: Acta Med. Okayama. 2013 ;67(1):1-8.

 

Graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) is a major complication after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Chronic GVHD often presents with clinical manifestations that resemble those observed in autoimmune diseases. Standard treatment is 1-2mg/kg/day of prednisone or an equivalent ...

Last Updated: 26 Feb 2013

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Oral chronic graft-versus-host disease: current pathogenesis, therapy, and research.
 

Author(s): J W Mays, H Fassil, D A Edwards, S Z Pavletic, C W Bassim

Journal: Oral Dis. 2013 May;19(4):327-46.

 

Optimal management of complex autoimmune diseases requires a multidisciplinary medical team including dentists to care for lesions of the oral cavity. In this review, we discuss the presentation, prevalence, diagnosis, and treatment of oral manifestations in chronic graft-versus-host ...

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2013

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Fibrotic and sclerotic manifestations of chronic graft-versus-host disease.
 

Author(s): Carrie L Kitko, Eric S White, Kristin Baird

Journal: Biol. Blood Marrow Transplant.. 2012 Jan;18(1 Suppl):S46-52.

 

Last Updated: 9 Jan 2012

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Trial of Regulatory T-cells Plus Low-Dose Interleukin-2 for Steroid-Refractory Chronic Graft-versus-Host-Disease
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Graft Versus Host Disease; Chronic GVHD; Complications of Organ Transplant Stem Cells

 

Last Updated: 13 Jan 2015

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An Open Label Phase II Trial of Topical Sirolimus for the Treatment of Refractory Oral Chronic Graft-versus-Host-Disease
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Graft-versus-Host-Disease; Oral Mucosal Disease Due to Graft-versus-host Disease

 

Last Updated: 14 Oct 2014

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Ofatumumab as Primary Therapy of Chronic Graft Versus Host Disease
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Graft Versus Host Disease

 

Last Updated: 14 Nov 2014

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