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(Medicine) med a process in which a patient receives some of his or her own blood in a transfusion rather than a donor's blood


(ˌɔ toʊ trænsˈfyu ʒən)

a blood transfusion using the recipient's own blood, either from a previously stored supply or from blood recovered during surgery.


n (Med) → Eigenbluttransfusion f


n. autotranfusión, transfusión de la propia sangre del individuo.
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It can be mixed with liquid or other gases and then injected in different areas such as the rectum, under the skin, through muscle or a vein, or via the most common that is autohemotherapy, wherein blood is drawn, placed in a machine when ozone is added and is reinjected into the body.
Successful treatment of herpetic infections by autohemotherapy. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, 3(2), 155-158.
Natural killer cell activity unaffected by ozonated autohemotherapy in patients with end-stage renal disease on maintenance renal replacement therapy.
After that it was decided to undertake autohemotherapy. For this, 20 ml of venous blood was collected by jugular venipuncture and 10 ml of blood was injected deep I/M and another 10 ml was injected S/C weekly for six weeks.
Bocci, "Major ozonated autohemotherapy in chronic limb ischemia with ulcerations," Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine, vol.
Can the combination of localized "proliferative therapy" with "minor ozonated autohemotherapy" restore the natural healing process?
We used autologous serum therapy in place of autohemotherapy as the circulating autoreactive factor is present in the serum, not in the cellular components of blood.
Successful treatment of herpetic infections by autohemotherapy. J Altern Complement Med 1997;3:155-8.
Ozone autohemotherapy is an emerging therapeutic technique that can change the brain metabolism.
Transmissible Venereal Tumor Treated with Autohemotherapy. Acta Scientiae Veterinariae 2013; 41:1107.