Transmission of Hepatitis A Virus through Combined Liver–Small Intestine–Pancreas Transplantation
Monique A. Foster , Lauren M. Weil, Sherry Jin, Thomas Johnson, Tonya R. Hayden-Mixson, Yury Khudyakov, Pallavi D. Annambhotla, Sridhar V. Basavaraju, Saleem Kamili, Jana M. Ritter, Noele Nelson, George Mazariegos, Michael Green, Ryan W. Himes, David T. Kuhar, Matthew J. Kuehnert, Jeffrey R. Miller, Rachel Wiseman, and Anne C. Moorman
Author affiliations: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (M.A. Foster, T.R. Hayden-Mixson, Y. Khudyakov, P.D. Annambhotla, S.V. Basavaraju, S. Kamili, J.M. Ritter, N. Nelson, D.T. Kuhar, M.J. Kuehnert, J.A. Miller, A.C. Moorman); Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin, Texas, USA (L.M. Weil); Harris County Public Health and Environmental Services, Houston, Texas, USA (S. Jin); Houston Health Department, Houston (T. Johnson); Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA (G. Mazariegos, M. Green); Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, (R.W. Himes); Pennsylvania Department of Health, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA (J.A. Miller); Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin (R. Wiseman)
Figure 2. Clinical timeline of HAV infection among a multi–visceral organ transplantation recipient and infected healthcare workers, Texas, 2014–2015. ALT, alanine aminotransferase; HAV, hepatitis A virus.
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