A rare but severe complication of filgrastim in a healthy donor: Splenic rupture


AKYOL G. , Pala C. , Yildirim A., Keklika M., Demir K., Dortdudak S. , ...Daha Fazla

TRANSFUSION AND APHERESIS SCIENCE, cilt.50, ss.53-55, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 50 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.transci.2013.07.036
  • Dergi Adı: TRANSFUSION AND APHERESIS SCIENCE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.53-55

Özet

Background: Granulocyte-colony stimulating factor (G-CSF) is widely administered to donors who provide peripheral blood stem cells (PBSCs) for individuals who undergo hematopoietic stem cell transplants. G-CSF administration is associated with a small but definite risks of serious adverse events like splenic rupture.