The Blood Bank is under the purview of the Pathology department.
Blood Bank at Arundathi Hospital is centrally air-conditioned and one of the finest blood transfusion centers which collects blood, conducts camp and promotes blood donation.
Our hospital also motivates the voluntary donors about the importance of blood transfusions and educate about the testing of the infections transmitted by the transfusing of blood components.
Blood Components Available
- Packed Red Blood Cells (PRBC)
- Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP)
- Platelet Concentrate
The process of apheresis involves removal of whole blood from a patient or donor. Within an instrument that is essentially designed as a centrifuge, the components of whole blood are separated. One of the separated portions is then withdrawn and the remaining components are retransfused into the patient or donor.
Categories of Component collections include