transfusion reaction


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Related to transfusion reaction: hemolytic transfusion reaction
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Noun1.transfusion reaction - reaction of the body to a transfusion of blood that is not compatible with its own bloodtransfusion reaction - reaction of the body to a transfusion of blood that is not compatible with its own blood; an adverse reaction can range from fever and hives to renal failure and shock and death
response, reaction - a bodily process occurring due to the effect of some antecedent stimulus or agent; "a bad reaction to the medicine"; "his responses have slowed with age"
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In blood banking, one of the most common uses of the DAT is in investigating alloimmune-mediated delayed serologic transfusion reaction (DSTR) and delayed hemolytic transfusion reactions (DHTRs) in the setting of transfusion-associated incompatibility.
18%, whereas regarding blood transfusion reaction was present in 63.
We performed a literature search using both PubMed and CINAHL and queried the databases using a combination of key words, including plasmapheresis, premedication, transfusion, reaction, and transfusion reaction.
The panagglutinating antibody may mask a coexisting alloantibody and place the patient at increased risk for a hemolytic transfusion reaction.
Assarasakorn and Niwetpathomwat (2006) studied the etiology of anaemia, the effectiveness of blood transfusion and the incidence of transfusion reaction after treatment in dogs.
An antibody is considered clinically significant if antibodies of its specificity have been associated with hemolytic disease of the fetus and newborn, with a hemolytic transfusion reaction, or with a decrease in red blood cell survival.
If type B blood were given to a type A cat (that had never received type B blood in the past), usually only a mild transfusion reaction would ensue--so mild that it might not even be noticeable over the short term.
This led to the transfusion of fresh frozen plasma, with one patient developing a transfusion reaction.
3 Since 1990, several methods have been used to minimise the risk of bacterial transfusion reaction.
Immediate identification of possible transfusion reaction is a major goal of patient monitoring during administration of blood products.
Of total transfusions (7048), only single patient had transfusion reaction of chills and rigor.
Fatal delayed hemolytic transfusion reaction without previous blood transfusion.

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