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Postoperative complications - massive transfusions in radical malignant gynecological surgeries
Lj. Arsenijevic1, M. Gojnic1,*, D. Filimonovic2, N. Popovic3, V. Dugalic4
1 Institute of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Clinical Center of Serbia, University of Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
2 University， Hospital 'Narodni Front', Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
3 Chief of Anesthesia, Institute of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Clinical Center of Serbia, University of Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
4 Institute for Surgery, Clinical Center of Serbia, University of Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 2007, 28(2), 125–127;
Published: 10 April 2007
At the Institute of Gynecology and Obstetrics we examined 24 women who were radically operated on and received massive transfusions during the intraoperative and postoperative period. Twelve developed massive transfusion complications such as urticaria, fever, and respiratory insufficiency known as TRALI (transfusion-related acute lung injury).
Radical malignant gynecological surgeries