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posttransfusion

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adjective post·trans·fu·sion \-tran(t)s-ˈfyü-zhən\

Definition of posttransfusion

  1. 1 :  caused by transfused blood

  2. 2 :  occurring after blood transfusion <posttransfusion shock>



1944

First Known Use of posttransfusion

1944


Medical Dictionary

posttransfusion

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adjective post·trans·fu·sion \-tran(t)s-ˈfyü-zhən\

Medical Definition of posttransfusion

  1. 1:  caused by transfused blood <posttransfusion hepatitis>

  2. 2:  occurring after blood transfusion <induction of posttransfusion shock>




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