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Flashcards in Liver Transplantation Deck (4):
1

What are the 2 types of acute rejection and what are they drive by

Early (CD8) and Late (CD4)

2

What cells are involved in late acute rejection

Th1 for some reason

3

How long is early and late acute reaction after transplant

Early acute reaction can start anywhere between days to weeks after transplant whereas late can start in months to years.

4

What are the treatment options

1. Anti-thymocytes globulins
2. Anti CD-3
3. Anti IL-2R
4. And of course steroids!