Transfusion-related acute lung injury during plasma exchange: Suspecting the unsuspected.
Askari S, Nollet K, Debol SM, Brunstein CG, Eastlund T
J Clin Apheresis 2002;17(2):93-96.
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Review by : Kretschmer V***; Contreras M***
This article helps to focus attention on the risk of TRALI although
it doesn’t really describe anything new. One should discuss renouncement of
plasma from female multipara donors at least for plasma exchange.
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