When is RBC transfusion indicated in the treatment of paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH)?

Updated: May 20, 2021
  • Author: Emmanuel C Besa, MD; Chief Editor: Sara J Grethlein, MD, FACP  more...
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Answer

Outpatient RBC transfusion often is necessary to keep a patient with chronic anemia and paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) able to function and live a normal life.


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