Helena Serrano

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BACKGROUND Transfusion of allogeneic blood influences outcome after surgery. Despite widespread availability of transfusion guidelines, transfusion practices might vary among physicians, departments, hospitals and countries. Our aim was to determine the amount of packed red blood cells (pRBC) and blood products transfused intraoperatively, and to describe(More)
A 29-year-old woman with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) developed dyspnea, hemoptysis, pleuropericarditis, and azotemia shortly after an episode of arthritis and progressive hair loss. She had a high titer of radioimmune anti-DNA Antibodies, positive fluorescent anti-smooth muscle antibodies, and depressed C3 levels in her serum. Antiglomerular basement(More)
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