Department of Anesthesiology
Acute Lung Injury; Blood Transfusion; Liver Transplantation
Transfusion-related acute lung injury (TRALI) is defined as noncardiogenic pulmonary edema temporally related to the transfusion of blood products. We present a patient who, while undergoing orthotopic liver transplantation, developed acute pulmonary edema within minutes of administration of fresh frozen plasma (FFP).
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2012 New England Anesthesia Resident Conference
Slater N, Watson NC. (2012). Transfusion-Related Acute Lung Injury during Liver Transplant: Case Report. Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine Publications. https://doi.org/10.13028/nehg-k548. Retrieved from https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/anesthesiology_pubs/117