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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Baseline characteristics and transfusion information of the patients

VariableGroup A: Pre/Post-transfusion ABS (–)Post-transfusion ABS (+) (N=15)P value

Group B: Pre-transfusion ABS (+)Group C: Pre-transfusion ABS (–)
N (%) of patients670 (97.8)9 (1.3)6 (0.9)
Males (%)417 (62.2)5 (55.6)2 (33.3)0.323
Age, median (range)  67 (21~101)58 (51~81)37 (23~76)0.090
Platelets
 Transfusion episode, median (range) 2 (1~63)1 (1~6)5 (2~9)0.029
 Total units transfused*, (0.5×1010)  16 (3~639)10 (6~44)37 (18~80)0.062
  median (range)
 Median units per one transfusion,  6 (2~34)8 (6~10)8 (6~12)0.594
  (0.5×1010) median (range)
N (%) of PLT transfusion only230 (34.4)5 (55.6)2 (33.3)0.378

1 SDP=PC 6 units.

Abbreviations: ABS, antibody screening test; N, number of case.

Korean J Blood Transfus 2019;30:33-41 https://doi.org/10.17945/kjbt.2019.30.1.33
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