Splenectomy associated changes in IgM memory B cells in an adult spleen registry cohort

Paul Cameron, Penelope Jones, Malgorzata Gorniak, Kate Dunster, Eldho Paul, Sharon Lewin, Ian Woolley, Denis Spelman

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Abstract

Asplenic patients have a lifelong risk of overwhelming post-splenectomy infection and have been reported to have low numbers of peripheral blood IgM memory B cells.
Original languageEnglish
Article numbere23164
Number of pages8
JournalPLoS ONE
Volume6
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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