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Single lung transplantation for adult respiratory distress syndrome after paraquat poisoning

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Schweizer, Alexandre
Published in Thorax. 1998, vol. 53, no. 7, p. 620-1
Abstract Ventilator-dependent patients are considered poor candidates for lung transplantation. A 17 year old boy developed adult respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) due to paraquat poisoning. A single lung transplantation was carried out with a successful outcome.
Keywords AdolescentHerbicides/poisoningHumansLung TransplantationMaleParaquat/poisoningRespiratory Distress Syndrome, Adult/chemically induced/surgery
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PMID: 9797765
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Research group Dysfonctions cardio-pulmonaires et cérébrales (278)
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LICKER, Marc et al. Single lung transplantation for adult respiratory distress syndrome after paraquat poisoning. In: Thorax, 1998, vol. 53, n° 7, p. 620-1. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:74711

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