Definition of Transfusion. Meaning of Transfusion. Synonyms of Transfusion

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Definition of Transfusion

Transfusion
Transfusion Trans*fu"sion, n. [L. transfusio: cf. F. transfusion.] 1. The act of transfusing, or pouring, as liquor, out of one vessel into another. --Howell. 2. (Med.) The act or operation of transferring the blood of one man or animal into the vascular system of another; also, the introduction of any fluid into the blood vessels, or into a cavity of the body from which it can readily be adsorbed into the vessels; intrafusion; as, the peritoneal transfusion of milk.

Meaning of Transfusion from wikipedia

- safety and quality of blood transfusion. Blood transfusions typically use sources of blood: one's own (autologous transfusion), or someone else's (allogeneic...
- Transfusion may refer to: Blood transfusion, the introduction of blood directly into an individual’s blood circulation through a vein Transfusion (EP)...
- Twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome (TTTS), also known as feto-fetal transfusion syndrome (FFTS) and twin oligohydramnios-polyhydramnios sequence (TOPS)...
- sensitizing event: possibly a fetomaternal transfusion of blood from a fetus in pregnancy or occasionally a blood transfusion with D positive RBCs. Rh disease can...
- and within 24 hrs post-transfusion. It can occur quickly upon transfusing a few milliliters, or up to 1–2 hours post-transfusion.It is also known as an...
- An exchange transfusion is a blood transfusion in which the patient's blood or components of it are exchanged with (replaced by) other blood or blood products...
- Transfusion-related acute lung injury (TRALI) is a serious blood transfusion complication characterized by the acute onset of non-cardiogenic pulmonary...
- of blood transfusion at the Casualty Clearing Stations for the wounded. In October 1915, Robertson performed his first wartime transfusion with a syringe...
- chemotherapy. Preventative transfusion is often done in those with platelet levels of less than 10 x 109/L. In those who are bleeding transfusion is usually carried...
- In transfusion medicine, transfusion ****ociated circulatory overload (TACO) is a transfusion reaction (an adverse effect of blood transfusion) that occurs...
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