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Table 7 Distribution of blood components based on broad sections of the hospital

From: Demographic characteristics of blood and blood components transfusion recipients and pattern of blood utilization in a tertiary health institution in southern Nigeria

Broad Hospital section Blood component
Whole blood (%) Packed cell (%) Plasma (%)
Pediatrics 82 (5.01) 71 (15.20) 25 (10.73)
Surgery 295 (18.03) 8 (1.71) 14 (6.01)
O & G 947 (57.89) 14 (3.00) 6 (2.57)
Medicine 312 (19.09) 374 (80.09) 188 (80.69)