Autologous Placental Blood Transfusion for the Therapy of Anemic Neonates

  • Thomas Brune
  • F. Louwen
  • C. Troeger
  • W. Holzgreve
  • H. S. P. Garritsen


The majority of neonates will have a hematological uncomplicated adaptation to the new circumstances directly after birth. However, premature neonates and neonates in need of a surgical intervention directly after birth are prone to suffer from a mild to severe anemia, which needs to be corrected.


Birth Weight Cord Blood Premature Neonate Allogeneic Blood Transfusion Maternal Cell 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas Brune
    • 1
  • F. Louwen
  • C. Troeger
  • W. Holzgreve
  • H. S. P. Garritsen
  1. 1.Zentrum für Kinderheilkunde, PerinatologieUniversity Children’s Hospital, Universitätsklinikum MagdeburgMagdeburgGermany

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