Blood Products and Transfusions
This section contains articles about blood products and transfusions that can be used during treatment of cancer.
Red Blood Cells
Red blood cells are the part of the blood that make it red and it carries oxygen from the lungs to the cells in your body.
Platelets are the part of your blood that help your blood to clot and to stop bleeding.
Plasma is the largest portion of your blood and is made up of water, salt, enzymes and proteins.