Two cases of Norwalk virus enteritis following small bowel transplantation treated with oral human serum immunoglobulin

Diana F Florescu, Lisa A. Hill, Megan A. McCartan, Wendy Grant

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Abstract

Protracted diarrhea is a challenging problem after small bowel transplantation. We report two patients who developed Norwalk virus enteritis after small bowel transplantation. Both received oral HSIG with resolution of diarrhea within 48 h.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)372-375
Number of pages4
JournalPediatric Transplantation
Volume12
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 2008

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Keywords

  • Human serum immunoglobulin
  • Norwalk virus enteritis
  • Small bowel transplantation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Transplantation

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Two cases of Norwalk virus enteritis following small bowel transplantation treated with oral human serum immunoglobulin. / Florescu, Diana F; Hill, Lisa A.; McCartan, Megan A.; Grant, Wendy.

In: Pediatric Transplantation, Vol. 12, No. 3, 01.05.2008, p. 372-375.

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