Echocardiographic indexes of rejection in pediatric cardiac transplant recipients managed without maintenance steroid immunosuppression

Kenji Harada, Mark D. Relier, Takahiro Shiota, Christopher P. Marcella, David J. Sahn

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Several noninvasive echocardiographic indexes were found to correlate with biopsy-confirmed cardiac rejection. Of these, changes in the diastolic flow profile across the mitral valve showed the best correlation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)693-696
Number of pages4
JournalAmerican Journal of Cardiology
Issue number5
StatePublished - Mar 1 1997


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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