*  Asahi Kasei - Wikipedia
... leukocyte reduction filters, virus removal filters Orthopedics and urology pharmaceuticals Critical care devices: ... elements and Hall ICs Clean energy materials Optical and printing materials Electronic materials Health Care Blood transfusion ...
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*  Human T-lymphotropic virus 1 - Wikipedia
... either through blood transfusion or sharing of contaminated needles. The importance of the various routes of transmission is ... "Type C virus particles in a cord T-cell line derived by co-cultivating normal human cord leukocytes and human leukaemic T cells ...
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*  Psoralen - Wikipedia
Psoralens are also used in photopheresis, where they are mixed with the extracted leukocytes before UV radiation is applied. ... 2010). "An active hemovigilance program characterizing the safety profile of 7,483 transfusions with plasma components prepared ... Transfusion. 49: 1412-1422. doi:10.1111/j.1537-2995.2009.02151.x. PMID 19389022. Cazenave; et al. ( ... in platelet and plasma blood components prepared for transfusion support of patients. Prior to clinical use, amotosalen-treated ...
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*  Transfusion-related acute lung injury - Wikipedia
Leukocyte filters may prevent TRALI for those patients whose lung injury is due to leukoagglutination of the donor white blood ... This effect of transfusion is not completely understood, but appears to be more common with cellular transfusion and may result ... Transfusion-related acute lung injury (TRALI) is a serious blood transfusion complication characterized by the acute onset of ... Although the incidence of TRALI has decreased with modified transfusion practices, it was the leading cause of transfusion- ...
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*  Plasma frozen within 24 hours - Wikipedia
Transfusion. 50 (5): 1014-8. doi:10.1111/j.1537-2995.2009.02535.x. PMID 20003046. Transfusion-Related Lung Injury (TRALI). Karp ... that are directed against human leukocyte antigens (HLA). These antibodies are most numerous in women who have been pregnant ... The production of PF24 began in response to an increase in reported cases of transfusion-related acute lung injury, or TRALI. ... The phrase "FFP" is sometimes used to refer to any frozen blood plasma product intended for transfusion. PF24 is stored, thawed ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plasma_frozen_within_24_hours
*  Bradykinin - Wikipedia
Hypotensive transfusion reaction Marcos-Contreras, Oscar A.; Lizarrondo, Sara Martinez de; Bardou, Isabelle; Orset, Cyrille; ... McLean PG, Ahluwalia A, Perretti M (August 2000). "Association between Kinin B1 Receptor Expression and Leukocyte Trafficking ... "A novel inflammatory pathway involved in leukocyte recruitment: role for the kinin B1 receptor and the chemokine CXCL5". J. ...
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*  Apheresis - Wikipedia
Leukapheresis - leukocytes (white blood cells). Leukopheresis is the removal of PMNs, basophils, eosinophils for transfusion ... and people have begun to study the possible effects of this leached DEHP on donors as well as transfusion recipients. "current ... Transfusion. 43 (8): 1115-20. doi:10.1046/j.1537-2995.2003.00479.x. PMID 12869118. "SO FAR, PHTHALATE ALTERNATIVES HAVEN'T ...
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*  Food allergy - Wikipedia
Other widely promoted tests such as the antigen leukocyte cellular antibody test and the food allergy profile are considered ... blood transfusions, cosmetics, and alcohol. Allergic reactions to airborn particles or vapors of known food allergens have been ... late-phase responses can often occur due to the migration of other leukocytes such as neutrophils, lymphocytes, eosinophils, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Food_allergy
*  Experiments in immunology - Wikipedia
Hematopoietic cells are killed by ionizing radiation, and the hematopoietic system is replaced by transfusion of donor bone ... PBMC layers contain mononuclear cells that have been depleted of red blood cells, leukocytes and granulocytes. Biopanning, ...
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*  Granulocyte - Wikipedia
They are also called polymorphonuclear leukocytes (PMN, PML, or PMNL) because of the varying shapes of the nucleus, which is ... so transfusion of granulocytes as a therapeutic strategy would confer a very short-lasting benefit. In addition, there are many ... Injured basophils and other leukocytes will release another substance called prostaglandins that contributes to an increased ... In common parlance, the term polymorphonuclear leukocyte often refers specifically to "neutrophil granulocytes", the most ...
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*  Dengue fever - Wikipedia
August 2009). "Emerging infectious disease agents and their potential threat to transfusion safety". Transfusion. 49 Suppl 2: ... and particular forms of human leukocyte antigen from gene variations of HLA-B. A common genetic abnormality, especially in ... Blood transfusion is initiated early in people presenting with unstable vital signs in the face of a decreasing hematocrit, ... For more severe cases blood transfusion may be required. About half a million people require admission to hospital a year. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dengue_fever
*  Coagulation - Wikipedia
Christmas lived in Canada, and campaigned for blood transfusion safety until succumbing to transfusion-related AIDS at age 46. ... stromal fibroblasts and leukocytes), forming an activated complex (TF-FVIIa). TF-FVIIa activates FIX and FX. FVII is itself ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coagulation
*  Intracerebral hemorrhage - Wikipedia
Frozen plasma, vitamin K, protamine, or platelet transfusions are given in case of a coagulopathy. Fosphenytoin or other ... focusing on blood-borne leukocytes, neutrophils and macrophages, and resident microglia and astrocytes. A human postmortem ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intracerebral_hemorrhage
*  Organ donation - Wikipedia
Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA) typing and wait time. When a recipient for a kidney or pancreas has no direct antibodies to the ... drained of any blood due to their interpretation of the Hebrew Bible/Christian Old Testament as prohibiting blood transfusion, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Organ_donation
*  Pancytopenia - Wikipedia
The T cell activated macrophages engulf erythrocytes, leukocytes, platelets, as well as their progenitor cells. Such finding is ... Treat the underlying cause Blood transfusion (PRBC) according to need Kossenko MM, Akleyev AA, Degteva MO, Kozheurov VP, ...
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*  Febrile non-hemolytic transfusion reaction - Wikipedia
It is most commonly caused by antibodies directed against donor leukocytes and HLA antigens. This is in contrast to transfusion ... Febrile non-hemolytic transfusion reaction is a type of transfusion reaction that is associated with fever but not directly ... "Complications of Transfusion: Transfusion Medicine: Merck Manual Professional". Retrieved 2009-02-09. ... It is abbreviated "FNHTR". Acetaminophen has been used in treatment, and leukoreduction of future transfusions is sometimes ...
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*  Sepsis - Wikipedia
... those with a lower threshold of transfusion received fewer transfusions in total. Erythropoietin is not recommended in the ... Uncontrolled immune response was then activated because leukocytes are not recruited to the specific site of infection, but ... However, platelet transfusion is suggested for platelet counts below (10 × 109/L) without any risk of bleeding, or (20 × 109/L ... In a 2014 trial, blood transfusions to keep target hemoglobin above 70 or 90 g/L did not make any difference to survival rates ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sepsis
*  Automated analyser - Wikipedia
Recent developments include automation for the immunohaematology lab, also known as transfusion medicine. These are used to ... Some of the latest hematology instruments may report Cell Population Data that consist in Leukocyte morphological information ...
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*  Microtransplantation - Wikipedia
... mobilized human leukocyte antigen (HLA)-mismatched allogeneic peripheral blood stem cells following a reduced-intensity ... comparing unirradiated to irradiated white blood cell transfusions in acute leukemia patients". Leukemia. 27: 861-5. doi: ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microtransplantation
*  Urine test strip - Wikipedia
Neutrophil granulocytes are the leukocytes most commonly associated with urinary infections. A positive test for leukocyte ... Hemoglobinuria can be caused by hemolytic anaemia, blood transfusions, extensive burns, the bite of the recluse spider ( ... The test for leukocyte esterase is purely indicative and should not be solely relied on for diagnosis, as it does not replace ... It is normal to find up to 3 (occasionally 5) leukocytes per high power field (40X) in a urine sample, with women having ...
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*  Glycocalyx - Wikipedia
It is important that leukocytes do not stick to the vascular wall because they are important components of the immune system ... Forms the basis for compatibility of blood transfusions, tissue grafts, and organ transplants Cell adhesion: Binds cells ... In arterial vascular tissue, the glycocalyx also inhibits coagulation and leukocyte adhesion, but through mediation of shear ... In microvascular tissue, the glycocalyx serves as a vascular permeability barrier by inhibiting coagulation and leukocyte ...
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*  List of MeSH codes (E02) - Wikipedia
... leukocyte transfusion MeSH E02.095.135.140.425.445 --- lymphocyte transfusion MeSH E02.095.135.140.650 --- platelet transfusion ... blood transfusion, intrauterine MeSH E02.095.135.469 --- exchange transfusion, whole blood MeSH E02.095.135.750 --- plasma ... File "2006 MeSH Trees".) MeSH E02.095.135.140 --- blood component transfusion MeSH E02.095.135.140.275 --- erythrocyte ... MeSH E02.095.135.164 --- blood transfusion, autologous MeSH E02.095.135.264 --- ...
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*  Hemolysin - Wikipedia
Premature activation of leukocytes and inhibition of phagocytosis and chemotaxis by alpha-hemolysin, if they occur in vivo, ... a blood transfusion. In rare cases, the spleen must be removed because it filters blood and removes from the bloodstream dead ... Many hemolysins are pore-forming toxins (PFT), which are able to cause the lysis of erythrocytes, leukocytes, and platelets by ... Another interesting point is that pretreatment of leukocytes with doses of alpha-hemolysin at which nearly 80% of the cells ...
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*  West Nile fever - Wikipedia
Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service. "West Nile virus". Mayo Clinic. Archived from the original on 26 October 2017. ... Glass, WG; Lim JK; Cholera R; Pletnev AG; Gao JL; Murphy PM (October 17, 2005). "Chemokine receptor CCR5 promotes leukocyte ... Rarely the virus is spread through blood transfusions, organ transplants, or from mother to baby during pregnancy, delivery, or ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) (2002). "Investigation of blood transfusion recipients with West Nile virus ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/West_Nile_fever
*  Rangelia - Wikipedia
The parasites may also invade erythrocytes and leukocytes. The disease caused by infection with this parasite is known as ... This disease may be transmitted by blood transfusion. Treatment with diminazene aceturate has been shown to be effective. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rangelia