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Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease

Disease definition

Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease (PTLD) describes a heterogeneous group of lymphoproliferative diseases occurring in the context of post-transplant immunosuppression and ranging from benign polyclonal B-cell proliferation to malignant lymphomas.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • PTLD
  • Prevalence: 1-5 / 10 000
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: D47.9
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0432487
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 9553
  • MedDRA: 10051358

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