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Descriptor English: Blood Transfusion
Descriptor Spanish: Transfusión Sanguínea
Descriptor Portuguese: Transfusão de Sangue
Descriptor French: Transfusion sanguine
Entry term(s): Blood Transfusions
Transfusion, Blood
Transfusions, Blood
Tree number(s): E02.095.135
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001803
Scope note: The introduction of whole blood or blood component directly into the blood stream. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Entry Combination: adverse effects:Transfusion Reaction
Related: Blood Group Incompatibility MeSH
Blood Grouping and Crossmatching MeSH
DeCS ID: 1831
Unique ID: D001803
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/02/24
Blood Transfusion - Preferred
Concept UI M0002721
Scope note The introduction of whole blood or blood component directly into the blood stream. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Preferred term Blood Transfusion
Entry term(s) Blood Transfusions
Transfusion, Blood
Transfusions, Blood



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