Problem

Incompatible blood transfusion

Other Names:
ABO blood group incompatibility transfusion reaction
Incidence:

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
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Subject(s):
Health Care Surgery
Medicine Blood
Date of last update
13.05.2019 – 16:13 CEST