Liver transplant recipient with respiratory failure due to pulmonary fibrosis related to telomere disease requiring lung transplantation

Mandeep Singh, Sheharyar K. Merwat, Jeffrey H. Fair, Alexander G. Duarte
2021 Respiratory Medicine Case Reports  
Please cite this article as: Singh M, Merwat SK, Fair JH, Duarte AG, Liver transplant recipient with respiratory failure due to pulmonary fibrosis related to telomere disease requiring lung transplantation, Respiratory Medicine Case Reports, https://doi. Abstract Short telomere syndrome (STS) is characterized as multiorgan dysfunction presenting with unexplained cytopenias, cryptogenic cirrhosis and pulmonary fibrosis. We present a liver transplant recipient that gradually developed hypoxic
more » ... veloped hypoxic respiratory failure attributed to idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis associated telomere disease that culminated in a successful single lung transplantation. J o u r n a l P r e -p r o o f Liver transplant recipient with respiratory failure due to pulmonary fibrosis related to telomere disease requiring lung transplantation Declaration of competing interest All authors above indicate no conflicts of interest. J o u r n a l P r e -p r o o f
doi:10.1016/j.rmcr.2021.101443 fatcat:oyhu2shmgjechchn4kgbb6b2um