posttransfusion

adjective
post·​trans·​fu·​sion | \ ˌpōs(t)-tran(t)s-ˈfyü-zhən How to pronounce posttransfusion (audio) \

Definition of posttransfusion

1 : caused by transfused blood
2 : occurring after blood transfusion posttransfusion shock

First Known Use of posttransfusion

1944, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Posttransfusion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/posttransfusion. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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posttransfusion

adjective
post·​trans·​fu·​sion | \ -tran(t)s-ˈfyü-zhən How to pronounce posttransfusion (audio) \

Medical Definition of posttransfusion

1 : caused by transfused blood posttransfusion hepatitis
2 : occurring after blood transfusion induction of posttransfusion shock

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