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  • PBSC
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of TXA127 in accelerating the time to initial platelet recovery following PBSC transplant with a limited number of CD34+ cells, defined as CD34+ cell concentrations ≥1.5 x 106 and ≤5.0 x 106 CD34+ cells/kg. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • donor
  • Dr. Benedetti and colleagues at the University of Illinois Medical Center have performed 24 of the 42 living-donor small intestine transplants reported worldwide. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Six of the cases were combined liver and bowel living-donor transplants in children, most of whom were affected by short bowel syndrome. (medpagetoday.com)
  • They came to me ready to have the entire bowel removed," said Dr. Benedetti, "and then, if there was no evidence of recurrence, we would perform a live-donor bowel transplant. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Using the same technique as in live-donor transplant, he removed the three-foot segment of small intestine with its vascular pedicle, flushed it, and laid it aside in a cooling solution for transplant. (medpagetoday.com)
  • Although there was some risk that the transplant would not survive, the risk was lower than it would have been for a living-donor transplant. (medpagetoday.com)