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if I have cancer and went in to surgery to get it removed, can I use the cell salvage machine, No blood transfusion

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asked Nov 3, 2013 in Conditions and Treatments by bareiron (120 points)
retagged Nov 3, 2013 by LarryEitel

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From what I have read- some say no on the cell salvage -yes to no blood. Others say using proper filters for cell salvage -yes, still others don't qualify it and say yes. From this, I would hazard a guess-It depends upon the experience & knowledge of the surgical team involved.
answered Nov 3, 2013 by pnutts (1,820 points)

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