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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
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(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.
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n (Med) → Eigenbluttransfusion f
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n. autotranfusión, transfusión de la propia sangre del individuo.
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M2 PRESSWIRE-August 30, 2019-: Global Autotransfusion Systems Market Set to Reach $505M by 2024 - Scarcity of Donated Blood/Allogenic Blood Drives Demand
Haemodynamic changes after caesarean deliveries have several potential reasons, including removal of aorto-caval compression, autotransfusion from uterine contraction, blood loss and use of vasopressors11.
* A woman with a ruptured EP is the ideal candidate to benefit from autotransfusion through red cell-saving techniques, which reduce or eliminate the need for blood from a blood bank.
Updated and expanded to reflect changes in the field, this edition has new chapters on temperature management, MRI and radiation safety, local anesthetic toxicity, autotransfusion devices, resource planning, and legal and regulatory issues; updated and expanded information on the respiratory system, airway tools and devices, neurologic monitoring, waste management, and sanitation; and revised and expanded information on pharmacology and perioperative medications.
c- Autotransfusion of the ascetic fluid: Aspiration of the ascitic fluid under transvaginal ultrasound guidance and autotransfusion of the aspirated fluid have been recommended for the management of severe OHSS.
There were no noticeable changes in the vital signs during autotransfusion.
Feyi-Waboso, "Salvage autotransfusion versus homologous blood transfusion for ruptured ectopic pregnancy," International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, vol.
After delivery of the baby 15 units oxytocin was given intramuscularly in the right deltoid muscle and 20 mg injection furosemide was given intravenously to prevent the effects of autotransfusion in the mother following delivery.
M2 PHARMA-December 16, 2016-Terumo Cardiovascular to Disribute Fresenius Kabi's CATSmart Autotransfusion System in US
Surgical drains were connected to the autotransfusion Drentech Surgical blood salvage system (REDAX[R], Poggio Rusco, Italy), which was used during the first 6 hours postoperatively.
ABT includes three options: preoperative autologous blood donation (PABD), acute normovolemic hemodilution (ANH), and intraoperative and postoperative autotransfusion.