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Plastic Surgery Transfusion Maximums

Number =

No. of crossmatched units. The patient must be informed of autologous, directed, and non-directed homologous blood (Paul Gann Blood Safety Act 1990) and informed consent for transfusion obtained whenever the expected number of blood units for elective surgery >0 and the patient has contraindications for autologous donation.

T&S =

Type and Antibody Screen

0 =

No specimen for Blood Bank


MAXIMUM AUTHORIZED UNITS OF BLOOD FOR ELECTIVE SURGERY

PLASTIC SURGERY

Augmentation mammoplasty

0

Large Burn (ICU) Debridement & STSG

6

Otoplasty

0

Rhinoplasty

0

Reduction mammoplasty

T&S

Repair of cleft palate, lip

0

Repair of decubital ulcer

2

Skin flap/pedicle

T&S

Skin graft

0

Split thickness skin graft (STSG)

T&S



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