Current LAM Scientific Articles

Below is a series of articles published about lymphangiolyomeiomatosis. These are updated monthly based on a comprehensive search.

Recent Scientific Articles


Margoles HR, Gomez-Lobo V, Veis JH, Sherman MJ, Moore J Jr. Successful maternal and fetal outcome in a kidney transplant patient with everolimus exposure throughout pregnancy: a case report. Transplant Proc. 2014 Jan-Feb;46(1):281-3. doi: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2013.09.029. PubMed PMID: 24507068.

Carta P, Caroti L, Zanazzi M. Pregnancy in a kidney transplant patient treated with everolimus. Am J Kidney Dis. 2012 Aug;60(2):329. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2012.05.012. Review. PubMed PMID: 22805522.


Veroux M, Corona D, Veroux P. Pregnancy under everolimus-based immunosuppression. Transpl Int. 2011 Dec;24(12):e115-7. doi: 10.1111/j.1432-2277.2011.01356.x. Epub 2011 Sep 22. PubMed PMID: 21950359.

Faehling M, Wienhausen-Wilke V, Fallscheer S, Trinajstic-Schulz B, Weber J, Leschke M. Long-term stable lung function and second uncomplicated pregnancy on sirolimus in lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM). Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis.   2015 Sep 14;32(3):259-64. PubMed PMID: 26422572.


Dębska-Ślizień A, Gałgowska J, Chamienia A, Bułło-Piontecka B, Król E,  Lichodziejewska-Niemierko M, Lizakowski S, Renke M, Rutkowski P, Zdrojewski Z, Preis K, Sledziński Z, Rutkowski B. Pregnancy after kidney transplantation: a single-center experience and review of the literature. Transplant Proc. 2014 Oct;46(8):2668-72. doi: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2014.08.015. PubMed PMID: 25380891.


Framarino-dei-Malatesta M, Derme M, Manzia TM, Iaria G, De Luca L, Fazzolari L, Napoli A, Berloco P, Patel T, Orlando G, Tisone G. Impact of mTOR-I on fertility and pregnancy: state of the art and review of the literature. Expert Rev Clin Immunol. 2013 Aug;9(8):781-9. doi: 10.1586/1744666X.2013.824243. Review.  PubMed PMID: 23971756.