Transmission of metastatic glioblastoma multiforme from donor to lung transplant recipient

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Abstract

This report describes a case in which a lung transplant patient presented with lung masses. After an extensive medical workup and biopsy, the masses were found to be caused by metastatic glioblastoma multiforme, which the patient acquired from the lung donor. This article will also review similar cases in the literature.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)407-409
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of computer assisted tomography
Volume32
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 2008

Keywords

  • Gliobastoma multiforme
  • Lung transplant
  • Metastatic

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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