Atherosclerotic or thrombotic occlusion of the coronary vasculature.
Pseudonyms and other related conditions include:
Ischaemic heart disease (IHD)
Myocardial infarction (MI)
Guidance at RECRUITMENT for adult volunteer donor (NA for maternal donor (cord blood donation))
Guidance at CT/WORK-UP
UNACCEPTABLE, PERMANENT DEFERRAL
Individual at Risk
Myocardial infarction and angina have been well-documented as complications of both bone marrow and mobilised stem cell collection. In donors with known coronary artery disease, both processes pose an unacceptable risk to donor.
Halter J, Kodera Y, Ispizua AU, Greinix HT, Schmitz N, Favre G et al. Severe events in donors after allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell donation. Haematologica 2009; 94(1): 94-101.