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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Transfusion indications for fresh frozen plasma

Purpose Indications
For haemostasis Massive transfusion
Bleeding due to coagulopathy [liver disease, disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC)]: in case of PT INR≥1.5 or aPTT≥67 sec
Bleeding due to inherited deficiencies of coagulation factors
Bleeding due to warfarin therapy
For prevention of bleeding Massive transfusion
Liver disease: in case of PT INR≥1.5 or aPTT≥67 sec
Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC): in case of PT INR≥1.5 or aPTT≥67 sec or fibrinogen<120 mg/dL
Warfarin reversal
For procedure or surgery Therapeutic plasma exchange for thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP)
Others (description)
Korean J Blood Transfus 2020;31:43-54 https://doi.org/10.17945/kjbt.2020.31.1.43
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