We present a case of recurrent pulmonary alveolar proteinosis after heart-lung transplantation in a child with lysinuric protein intolerance. The recurrence of the pulmonary disease provides further insight regarding the possible pathogenesis of pulmonary alveolar proteinosis and therapeutic options for this complication.

Recurrent fatal pulmonary alveolar proteinosis after heart-lung transplantation in a child with lysinuric protein intolerance.

SANTAMARIA, FRANCESCA;PARENTI, GIANCARLO;SEBASTIO, GIANFRANCO;ANDRIA, GENEROSO;
2004

Abstract

We present a case of recurrent pulmonary alveolar proteinosis after heart-lung transplantation in a child with lysinuric protein intolerance. The recurrence of the pulmonary disease provides further insight regarding the possible pathogenesis of pulmonary alveolar proteinosis and therapeutic options for this complication.
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