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Friday, Feb 21, 2020

Blood transfusion

May 08, 2019 14:01
World Thalassaemia Day: Getting the regular blood transfusions are not enough. read more
May 02, 2019 14:44
An official at JJ Hospital’s blood bank said none of the negative blood types were available at the hospital. “We have been facing shortage for the past three weeks,” the official said. read more
Feb 26, 2019 23:35
The government is setting up a National Stem Cell Registry to create an India-specific bone-marrow donor database for treatment of life-threatening blood disorders such as blood cancer, thalassaemia, sickle-cell anaemia and haemophilia. read more
Dec 28, 2018 19:40
The government hospital has refuted the allegation. The HIV-affected woman, said to be in her 20s, told a Tamil TV channel Friday she underwent the transfusion in April while she was pregnant. read more
Dec 27, 2018 21:56
Police said the 19-year-old donor, on coming to know about the incident, allegedly attempted to commit suicide by consuming poison. He has been admitted to a hospital. read more
Dec 15, 2018 20:03
Greg Louganis, inspired by the fight of a 14-year-old boy who had got HIV through blood transfusion, won the 3m springboard Olympic gold in Seoul. read more
Dec 03, 2018 14:01
Basti-based Pooja Pandey says her two-and-a-half-year-old son Sundaram suffers from progeria , a rare genetic disorder in which a child shows accelerated ageing symptoms and dies in the early teens. read more
Sep 16, 2018 00:13
Hepatitis B and C infections are transmitted through unscreened blood transfusion, use of contaminated blood and needles, unsafe sex and from an infected mother to her new born read more
Jul 22, 2018 12:15
The main reasons of death during the period were poor weight at the time of birth, premature delivery, contagious diseases, congenital respiratory illnesses and deformities. read more
Jun 10, 2018 00:51
SRCC Children’s Hospital at Haji Ali will set up their own blood bank because they often face blood shortage because of which they had to reschedule planned surgeries read more
May 16, 2018 17:57
James Harrison, known as the “Man with the Golden Arm”, has a rare antibody in his blood that is used to reduce the risk of rhesus disease in pregnant women. read more
Apr 14, 2018 12:14
A new study finds that mass treatment of a population with chronic hepatitis C infection can produce high rates of cure. read more
Apr 10, 2018 10:14
The fibroids had grown over a 26-week-period, and had made the woman look like she was seven months pregnant. read more