Post transplant lymphoproliferative disorder

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What is post transplant lymphoproliferative disorder?

Posttransplant lymphoproliferative disease is an infection that occurs after transplantation of solid organ or bone marrow. Post transplant patients are at risk for a malfunction of white blood cells (T cells), overgrowth of B lymphocytes (B cells), and presence of the Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV).

Common symptoms reported by people with post transplant lymphoproliferative disorder

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with post transplant lymphoproliferative disorder

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Ativan)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)

Data from patients with post transplant lymphoproliferative disorder, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with post transplant lymphoproliferative disorder

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Ativan)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with post transplant lymphoproliferative disorder, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has post transplant lymphoproliferative disorder on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 2
40s 1
50s 2
60s 0
70+ 1
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 1
60-69 years 1
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 6
Female 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 5
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from post transplant lymphoproliferative disorder patients who have completed their condition history
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