Transfusion medicine

Authors: Garrett S. Booth, M.D., M.S., Huy Phu Pham, M.D. (see Authors page)

Last revised: 3 September 2015, last major update October 2011

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Table of contents

Transfusion reaction: generalacute hemolyticallergic/anaphylacticdelayed hemolyticfebrile nonhemolyticgraft versus host diseaseimmune system modulationnonimmune hemolysisred blood cell alloimmunizationtransfusion related acute lung injury

Transfusion side effects: circulatory overloadhemoglobinopathy (apparent)hypotensioniron overloadmassive transfusionmetabolic effectsmicrochimerismplatelet refractorinesspost-transfusion purpura

Transfusion transmitted disease: generalpathogen inactivationBabesiosisbacteria-generalbacteria-plateletsbacteria-pRBCCMVvariant Creutzfeldt-JakobHepatitis BHepatitis CHIVHTLVmalariaParvovirusSEN virussyphilisTorque teno virusToxoplasmaTrypanosoma cruziWest Nile virus

Standards for blood banks: general

Apheresis: LDLleukocytapheresisphotopheresisplateletpheresisRBC exchange


Index (Alphabetical table of contents)

A-E: acute hemolytic transfusion reactionallergic/anaphylactic transfusion reactionBabesiosisbacteria-generalbacteria-plateletsbacteria-pRBCcirculatory overloadCMVCreutzfeldt-Jakob variantdelayed hemolytic transfusion reaction

F-N: febrile nonhemolytic transfusion reactiongraft versus host diseasehemoglobinopathy (apparent)Hepatitis BHepatitis CHIVHTLVimmune system modulationiron overloadLDL apheresisleukocytapheresismalariamassive transfusionmetabolic effectsmicrochimerismnonimmune hemolysis

O-Z: Parvoviruspathogen inactivationplateletpheresisplatelet refractorinesspost-transfusion hypotensionpost-transfusion metabolic effectspost-transfusion purpurared blood cell alloimmunizationRBC exchangephotopheresisSEN virussyphilisTorque teno virusToxoplasmatransfusion reaction-generaltransfusion related acute lung injurytransfusion transmitted disease-generalTrypanosoma cruziWest Nile virus


Recent Transfusion Medicine books

AABB: 2012

AABB: 2011

Daniels: 2013

Eichbaum: 2012

Harmening: 2012

McCullough: 2012

Murphy: 2013

Seeber: 2012

Shaz: 2013

Talebi: 2012


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