Incompatible blood transfusion

Other Names:
ABO blood group incompatibility transfusion reaction

The presence in transfusable blood of white blood cells, called leukocytes, is the main reason some people suffer post-transfusion fever and chills. Leukocytes can be filtered out but this adds to the cost.

Related Problems:
Blood cell diseases
Health Care Surgery
Medicine Blood
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST