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blood component

That part of a unit of blood which is separated by physical or mechanical means—e.g., packed red cells, fresh frozen plasma—and administered based on specific indications.

blood component

Any transfusible product derived from whole blood, e.g., red blood cells, platelets, plasma, coagulation factors, immunoglobulins.
Synonym: blood product
See also: component
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For example, a blood component labeled with the number AB12345 might be interpreted as 656612345.
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Contract notice: Medical transport services, transport of patients on dialysis, specialized medical transportation, as well as transport of blood and blood components, and other biological material.
To prevent the patient's body from rejecting the donated marrow, blood components are tested to determine compatibility.
These controls provide a means to verify accuracy of test methods for counting residual leukocytes in leuko-reduced red blood cell and platelet-enriched blood components.