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State-of-the-art Transfusion Medicine and Blood Centre department of Balco Medical Centre is equipped with the facilities of modern blood banking, 100 % blood components, donor and therapeutic apheresis, Immunohematology, Leucodepletion and Irradiation facilities run by a team of dedicated Transfusion Medicine specialist and technicians. The department has modern blood banking with 100% blood component facility through automated blood component extractor. Available blood components are Packed Red cells, Platelet Concentrate, Fresh frozen plasma, Cryoprecipitate & Buffy Coat.

Apheresis Facilities:

Donor apheresis: 

  • Plateletpheresis for single donor platelet (SDP) collection 
  • Plasma apheresis
  • Haematopoitic Stem Cell Apheresis (for Bone marrow transplantation) 
  • Leukapheresis (Granulocyte collection)

Therapeutic apheresis:

  • Therapeutic plasma exchange (TPE)
  • Therapeutic Leukapheresis
  • Therapeutic Red Cell Exchange (RCE) - Erythrocytapheresis
  • Haematopoitic Stem Cell Apheresis (HSCT)

Immunohaematology Services:

  1. Red Cell Antigen Phenotyping
  2. Antibody screening & identification
  3. Coombs testing (DCT & ICT)
  4. Resolution of:
  • Incompatible cross match
  • ABO discrepancies 
  • Transfusion reactions 
  • DCT positive cases

Additional services:

  1. Facilitation of Intrauterine transfusion (IUT) procedures for severe HDFN (Hemolytic Disease of Fetus and Newborn)
  2. Therapeutic phlebotomy 
  3. Leucoreduction of blood components
  4. Irradiation of blood components

Our Experts


Dr. Neelesh Jain

Transfusion Medicine & Blood Bank Services

Dr. Neelesh Jain