acid citrate dextrose solution


acid citrate dextrose solution
anticoagulant citrate dextrose s.

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  • Acid-citrate-dextrose — Solution (sometimes called Anticoagulant Citrate Dextrose Solution) is a solution of citric acid, sodium citrate and dextrose in water. It is mainly used as an anticoagulant to preserve blood specimens required for tissue typing, it is also used… …   Wikipedia

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  • acid-citrate-dextrose — Citric acid/sodium citrate buffered glucose solution used as an anticoagulant for blood (citrate complexes calcium) …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • anticoagulant citrate dextrose solution — [USP] a solution of citric acid, sodium citrate, and dextrose in water for injection, used as an anticoagulant in the preservation of whole blood …   Medical dictionary

  • anticoagulant citrate phosphate dextrose solution — [USP] a solution containing citric acid, sodium citrate, monobasic sodium phosphate, and dextrose in water for injection; used for preservation of whole blood or red cells for up to 21 days. Called also citrate phosphate dextrose s. and CPD s …   Medical dictionary

  • ACD — Abbreviation for acid citrate dextrose. * * * absolute cardiac dullness; absolute claudication distance; acid citrate dextrose [solution]; actinomycin D; active compression decompression; adult celiac disease; advanced care directive; allergic… …   Medical dictionary

  • ACD — • absolute cardiac dullness; • absolute claudication distance; • acid citrate dextrose [solution]; • actinomycin D; • active compression decompression; • adult celiac disease; • advanced care directive; • allergic contact dermatitis; • alopecia… …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • Blood transfusion — Intervention Plastic bag containing packed red blood cells in citrate, phosphate, dextrose, and adenine (CPDA) solution …   Wikipedia

  • Blood bank — A blood bank is a cache or bank of blood or blood components, gathered as a result of blood donation, stored and preserved for later use in blood transfusions.Transfusion serviceMost hospital blood banks also perform the testing to determine the… …   Wikipedia

  • ACD — (no periods), a solution of acid, citrate, and dextrose, used as a preservative in storing blood for transfusions …   Useful english dictionary