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When is a transfusion used for blood loss?

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Dr. Troy Reyna
Surgery - Pediatric

In brief: Surgery

Transfusion is used when blood loss exceeds 50% of the patient's blood volume.
It may also be required in patients preparing for surgery whose hemoglobin is low such as less than 10.

In brief: Surgery

Transfusion is used when blood loss exceeds 50% of the patient's blood volume.
It may also be required in patients preparing for surgery whose hemoglobin is low such as less than 10.
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