Table 4

Causes of death (where stated)

CauseNo of patientsReferences
Diarrhoea or malnutrition818, 24, 26, 29, 32, 33, 38
Sepsis614, 18, 2729, 32
T1DM or complication418, 23, 24, 31
Haemorrhage418, 22, 33
Pneumonitis, respiratory failure414, 22, 31, 37
Acute reaction to immunisation, spleen extract, or special formula318, 29
Renal disease324, 27
Peritonitis2 22
Infectious complications of BMT2This report
Lymphoproliferative, haemophagocytic syndrome following BMT1 38
Congestive heart failure1 14
Jaundice1 35