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Cancer in organ transplant recipients


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Title: Cancer in organ transplant recipients
Authors: Stenman, Caroline
E-mail: caroline.stenman@vgregion.se
Issue Date: 27-Aug-2021
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Medicine. Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine
Parts of work: I. Stenman C, Gonzalez H, Gillstedt M, Dellgren G, Hasséus B, Holmberg E, Rexius H, Öhman J, Paoli J. Degree of differentiation of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma: a comparison between a Swedish cohort of organ transplant recipients and immunocompetent patients. Dermatol Pract Concept. 2018;8(4):330-336.
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II. Stenman C, Gillstedt M, Barck L, Gonzalez H, Halldin C, Wallinder A, Paoli J, Osmancevic A, Claeson M. Sun protection behaviour in organ transplant recipients and non-transplant patients attending a dermatology outpatient clinic in Sweden: a questionnaire study. Accepted for publication in: Photodermatology, Photoimmunology & Photomedicine.
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III. Stenman C, Wallinder A, Holmberg E, Karason K, Magnusson J, Dellgren G. Malignancies and Heart Transplantation- a Single Center Long-Term Outcome Study. Submitted manuscript.

IV. Stenman C, Wallinder A, Holmberg E, Karason K, Magnusson J, Dellgren G. Malignancies and Lung Transplantation- a Single Center Long-Term Outcome Study. Submitted manuscript.
Date of Defence: 2021-09-17
Disputation: Fredagen den 17 september 2021, kl 9.00, Hjärtats aula, Blå stråket 5, Sahlgrenska universitetssjuhuset/Sahlgrenska, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: cancer
organ transplantation
skin cancer
heart transplantation
lung transplantation
Abstract: Tens of thousands of transplantations are performed around the world each year. Organ transplant recipients (OTR) are obliged to receive life-long medical treatment with immunosuppressive drugs to ensure graft function. However, such medications entail an increased risk of developing a broad spectrum of malignancies, especially skin cancer. This thesis aims to study cancer in OTRs from different aspects such as cancer incidence, survival, risk factors and prevention. Also, differentiation of sq... more
ISBN: 978-91-8009-329-3 (PRINT)
978-91-8009-328-6 (PDF)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/68696
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