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Descriptor English: Hemodilution
Descriptor Spanish: Hemodilución
Descriptor Portuguese: Hemodiluição
Descriptor French: Hémodilution
Entry term(s): Hemodilutions
Tree number(s): E02.514
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006438
Scope note: Reduction of blood viscosity usually by the addition of cell free solutions. Used clinically (1) in states of impaired microcirculation, (2) for replacement of intraoperative blood loss without homologous blood transfusion, and (3) in cardiopulmonary bypass and hypothermia.
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Blood Viscosity (1966-1978)
Blood Volume (1966-1978)
Cardiopulmonary Bypass (1972-1978)
Extracorporeal Circulation (1967-1978)
Plasma Substitutes (1966-1978)
Public MeSH Note: 79
History Note: 79
DeCS ID: 6588
Unique ID: D006438
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Date Established: 1979/01/01
Date of Entry: 1978/01/26
Revision Date: 2003/07/22
Hemodilution - Preferred
Concept UI M0010105
Scope note Reduction of blood viscosity usually by the addition of cell free solutions. Used clinically (1) in states of impaired microcirculation, (2) for replacement of intraoperative blood loss without homologous blood transfusion, and (3) in cardiopulmonary bypass and hypothermia.
Preferred term Hemodilution
Entry term(s) Hemodilutions



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