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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Categorization of disease conditions according to the transfusion priority

ClassCategory

Category 1Category 2Category 3
TransplantationAll transplantation--
CancerPatient with intensive carePatient with supportive care-
Aortic aneurysmOthers except category 3-Critically ill patients who cannot survive
Surgery1. Patient with expire without surgery within 24 hours1. Patient has severe sequelae without surgery within 28 days-
2. Patient has severe sequelae without surgery2. Patient become critically ill without surgery within 24 hours
3. Cancer patient with intensive care3. Conservative and curative surgery for cancer patient
4. Perinatal bleeding related to delivery
Hematologic diseaseHb≤6 g/dLHb≤7 g/dLHb>7 g/dL
OthersHb≤6 g/dL6 g/dL<Hb≤7 g/dLHb≤10 g/dL
Korean J Blood Transfus 2019;30:42-8 https://doi.org/10.17945/kjbt.2019.30.1.42
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