*Placenta

Clark DA, Chaput A, Tutton D (March 1986). "Active suppression of host-vs-graft reaction in pregnant mice. VII. Spontaneous ... This is the same mechanism used by parasitic nematodes to avoid detection by the immune system of their host. There is presence ...

*Immune tolerance in pregnancy

Clark DA, Chaput A, Tutton D (March 1986). "Active suppression of host-vs-graft reaction in pregnant mice. VII. Spontaneous ... This is the same mechanism used by parasitic nematodes to avoid detection by the immune system of their host. Also, there is ... Antinuclear antibodies cause an inflammation in the uterus that does not allow it to be a suitable host for implantation of the ...

*James D. Ebert

His most important contribution to embryology was in his early investigation of the "graft-host" reaction. This seminal work ...

*Passenger leukocyte

"Pathogenesis of a local graft versus host reaction: immunogenicity of circulating host leukocytes". Science. 159 (3820): 1250-1 ... 210-1. ISBN 978-88-470-0374-3. Snell, George D. (1957). "The homograft reaction". Annual Review of Microbiology. 11: 439-58. ... by George Davis Snell and the term coined in 1968 when Elkins and Guttmann showed that leukocytes present in a donor graft ...

*Ronald D. Guttmann

Elkins, W.R., Guttmann, R.D.: Pathogenesis of a local graft versus host reaction. Immunogenicity of circulating host leucocytes ... Guttmann, R.D., Kraus, E.D., Dolan, M.F.: Rejection of isogeneic murine skin grafts following exposure to allogeneic ...

*Jan Klein

... graft versus host reaction, GVHR); rejection of H2-incompatible grafts (skin, heart, bone marrow, etc.) by the recipients; and ... Skin grafting and other methods indicated inbreeding within the demes, but sharing of certain alleles between the demes ... were also responsible for the rejection of incompatible grafts. Klein, with his coworker Vera Hauptfeld and his wife Dagmar ... The cells with receptors for self-molecules must be eliminated to prevent an immune reaction against the individual's own ...

*Microchimerism

One hypothesis is that these fetal cells might trigger a graft-versus-host reaction leading to autoimmune disease. This offers ... Two types of thyroid disease, Hashimoto's Thyroiditis (HT) and Graves' Disease (GD) show similarities to graft vs host disease ... convenient diagnosis of the bovine freemartin syndrome using polymerase chain reaction", Theriogenology, 43 (5), pp 883-891 (1 ... small number of cells that originate from another individual and are therefore genetically distinct from the cells of the host ...

*Frank Macfarlane Burnet

... a graft-versus-host reaction occurred; this was known as the Simonsen phenomenon. Their work in this system would later help to ... Burnet was involved in work relating to autoimmune diseases and the graft-versus-host reaction, and increasingly in theoretical ... Burnet's work on graft-versus-host was in collaboration with Lone Simonsen between 1960 and 1962. Simonsen had shown in 1957 ... He conducted research into the agglutinin reactions in typhoid fever, leading to his first scientific publications. He decided ...

*Cord blood bank

Bone marrow transplants require a complete match on six key antigens, which are measures of graft-versus-host reaction, known ... The high relapse rates after autologous or syngeneic transplant and the benefit of a graft-vs.-leukemia effect of an allogeneic ...

*List of MeSH codes (G04)

... graft vs host reaction MeSH G04.610.555.714.402.320 --- graft vs tumor effect MeSH G04.610.555.714.402.320.320 --- graft vs ... host vs graft reaction MeSH G04.610.555.714.545.328 --- graft rejection MeSH G04.610.555.714.545.340 --- graft survival MeSH ... cross reactions MeSH G04.610.143.545 --- hemolysis MeSH G04.610.143.612 --- immunologic capping MeSH G04.610.143.754 --- ...

*ICD-10 Chapter XIX: Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes

Bone-marrow transplant rejection Graft-versus-host reaction or disease (T87) Complications peculiar to reattachment and ... Rh incompatibility reaction (T80.5) Anaphylactic shock due to serum (T80.6) Other serum reactions Serum sickness (T80.8) Other ... implants and grafts (T85) Complications of other internal prosthetic devices, implants and grafts (T86) Failure and rejection ... implants and grafts (T83) Complications of genitourinary prosthetic devices, implants and grafts (T84) Complications of ...

*List of cutaneous conditions

Lichen verrucosus et reticularis Lichenoid trikeratosis Lichenoid dermatitis Lichenoid reaction of graft-versus-host disease ... Photosensitive drug reaction Red man syndrome Scleroderma-like reaction to taxanes Serum sickness-like reaction Steroid acne ... contact lichenoid reaction, lichenoid amalgam reaction, oral mucosal cinnamon reaction) Contact urticaria Corticosteroid- ... Graft-versus-host disease Griscelli syndrome Hyper-IgE syndrome (Buckley syndrome, Job syndrome) Immunodeficiency with hyper- ...

*TK cell therapy

... reaction known as graft-versus-host disease (GvDH). Activation of the cell suicide system is obtained by the administration of ... Herpes simplex virus thymidine kinase gene transfer for controlled graft-versus-host disease and graft-versus-leukemia: ... Inhibition of graft-versus-host disease. Use of a T cell-controlled suicide gene". J Immunol 1997;158(11):5079-82. Official ... HSV-TK gene transfer into donor lymphocytes for control of allogeneic graft-versus-leukemia". Science 1997;276(5319):1719-24. " ...

*Immunosuppressive drug

... including graft rejection, delayed hypersensitivity (i.e., tuberculin skin reaction), and the graft-versus-host disease (GVHD ... Because of a high immunogenicity of polyclonal antibodies, almost all patients have an acute reaction to the treatment. It is ... It is used to prevent rejection reactions. Although it is a structural analogue of tacrolimus, it acts somewhat differently and ... Antibodies are sometimes used as a quick and potent immunosuppressive therapy to prevent the acute rejection reactions as well ...

*Lichen planus

Reactions to amalgam (metal alloys) fillings (or when they are removed/replaced), Graft-versus-host disease lesions, which ... They can also occur in association with graft versus host disease. Lichen planus (LP) is a chronic inflammatory disease of the ... The term lichenoid reaction (or lichenoid lesion) refers to a lesion of similar or identical histopathologic and clinical ... It is thought to be a T cell mediated autoimmune reaction (where the body's immune system targets its own tissues). This ...

*Maculopapular rash

List of cutaneous conditions Managing allergic reactions to chemotherapy, chemocare.com Graft Versus Host Disease, emedicine. ... Maculopapular rash is seen in graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) developed after a hematopoietic stem cell transplant (bone ... It is also a common manifestation of a skin reaction to the antibiotic amoxicillin or chemotherapy drugs. Cutaneous ...

*Transfusion-associated graft versus host disease

host disease and irradiated blood components Eric Kardon, eMedicine: Transfusion Reactions. ... Transfusion-associated graft-versus-host disease (TA-GvHD) is a rare complication of blood transfusion, in which the donor T ... Full text Gupta, A; Bansal, D; Dass, R; Das, A (2004). "Transfusion Associated Graft versus Host Disease". Indian Pediatr. 41 ( ... Anwar M, Bhatti F (2003). "Transfusion associated graft versus host disease". J Ayub Med Coll Abbottabad. 15 (3): 56-8. PMID ...

*Galectin

... graft vs host disease (GVHD) and allergic reactions. The most studied and characterised mechanisms are for cancer and HIV, ...

*Toxic epidermal necrolysis

A dermatosis Acute graft versus host disease Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis Erythroderma Drug reaction with ... Drug reactions have been reported to cause 80-95% of TEN cases. The drugs most often implicated in TEN are: antibiotics ... Toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) is a type of severe skin reaction. Together with Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) it forms a ... Early TEN can resemble non-specific drug reactions, so clinicians should maintain a high index of suspicion for TEN. The ...

*Graft-versus-host disease

... and scored or graded on the basis of the tissue affected and the severity of the reaction. The acute or fulminant form of the ... Whereas transplant rejection occurs when the host rejects the graft, GvHD occurs when the graft rejects the host. The ... Hale, G; Waldmann, H (1994). "Control of graft-versus-host disease and graft rejection by T cell depletion of donor and ... A wide range of host antigens can initiate graft-versus-host-disease, among them the human leukocyte antigens (HLA). However, ...

*Cryoprecipitate

... septic reactions, transfusion related acute lung injury, circulatory overload, transfusion-associated graft-versus-host disease ... febrile non-hemolytic reactions, allergic reactions (ranging from urticaria to anaphylaxis), ... Uremic bleeding tendency Adverse effects reported with the usage of cryoprecipitate include hemolytic transfusion reactions, ...

*Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation

Graft-versus-tumor effect (GVT) or "graft versus leukemia" effect is the beneficial aspect of the Graft-versus-Host phenomenon ... This is due to a therapeutic immune reaction of the grafted donor T lymphocytes against the diseased bone marrow of the ... Graft-versus-host disease is usually mediated by T cells, which react to foreign peptides presented on the MHC of the host.[ ... A mismatch of an HLA Type II gene (i.e. HLA-DR, or HLA-DQB1) increases the risk of graft-versus-host disease. In addition a ...

*Blood transfusion

Transfusion-associated graft versus host disease frequently occurs in immunodeficient patients where recipient's body failed to ... However, this type of transfusion reaction is less severe when compared to acute haemolytic transfusion reaction Febrile ... PMC 4384395 . Kopolovic, Ilana; Tsubota, Hideki (2015). "A systematic review of transfusion-associated graft-versus-host ... riboflavin and UV light treatment can also replace gamma-irradiation as a method to prevent graft-versus-host disease (TA-GvHD ...

*Defibrotide

Other side effects have included diarrhea, nosebleeds, sepsis, graft vs host disease, pneumonia, and infections. The mechanism ... Some people have hypersensitivity reactions. It was approved in Europe in 2013 and in the US in 2014. Defibrotide is used to ... There is a strong risk of hemorrhage and some people have had hypersensitivity reactions to defibrotide. Common adverse effects ...

*Cytokine storm

in 1993 in a discussion of graft vs. host disease; a condition in which the role of excessive and self-perpetuating cytokine ... The term next appeared in a discussion of pancreatitis in 2002, and in 2003 it was first used in reference to a reaction to an ... Cytokine storms can occur in a number of infectious and non-infectious diseases including graft-versus-host disease (GVHD), ... ISBN 0-7216-7996-X. Ferrara JL, Abhyankar S, Gilliland DG (February 1993). "Cytokine storm of graft-versus-host disease: a ...

*Citrus psorosis virus

... differential hosts, peroxidase isozymes and activity, total RNA content and Reserves Transcription-Polymerase Chain Reaction ( ... CPsV-EG was detected on the basis of biological indexing by graft inoculation which gave oak leaf pattern (OLP) on Dweet tangor ... CPsV-EG was reacted with variable responses on 16 host plants belonging to 6 families. Only 8 host plants are susceptible and ... CPsV-EG isolate was transmitted from infected citrus to citrus by syringe and grafting and herbaceous plants by forefinger ...