Blood Transfusion Reactions



It is prudent to anticipate, identify, and intervene with blood transfusion reactions, at the earliest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of General MedicinePushpagiri Medical College HospitalTiruvallaIndia

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