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Long-term impact of cytomegalovirus serologic status on lung transplantation in the United States.

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Summary of "Long-term impact of cytomegalovirus serologic status on lung transplantation in the United States."

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection has been associated with poor outcomes following solid organ transplantation. However, the long-term impact of donor and recipient CMV serological status on lung transplant outcomes remains unclear. Accordingly, we evaluated the impact of donor and recipient CMV status on long-term patient as well as allograft survival following single (SLT) and double lung transplantation (BLT).

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Name: The Annals of thoracic surgery
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