Horner's syndrome following single lung transplantation

Sanna Mohammad, Matthias Loebe, April A. Grant, Rodrigo Vianna, Nicolas Brozzi, Ali Ghodsizad

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Abstract

Lung transplantation have significantly improved quality of life in patients with end stage respiratory failure, however use of lifelong immunosuppressive therapy and development of bronchiolitis obliterans reflects in a 5-year survival is less the 60%. Ophthalmic complications following lung transplantation are uncommon. Some cases of infectious and malignant ophthalmic complications have been described previously. Here we describe a case of Horner's syndrome following single lung transplantation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalJournal of cardiac surgery
DOIs
StateAccepted/In press - Jan 1 2019

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Keywords

  • Horner's syndrome
  • idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
  • lung transplantation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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