The success of non-ABO-identical convalescent plasma transfusion in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) related acute respiratory distress syndrome (CARDS): a case-report

Convalescent plasma for COVID-19

Authors

  • Rungsun Bhurayanontachai Division of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University
  • Pisud Siripaitoon Division of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University
  • Narongdet Kositpantawong Division of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University
  • Sarunyou Chusri Division of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.54205/ccc.v30.254752

Keywords:

Convalescent plasma, Coronavirus disease 2019, Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Incompatible ABO-Blood Group, Thailand

Abstract

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is pandemic with substantial fatality without specific treatment. Convalescent plasma is used to treat infectious diseases including severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 1 and Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus infection, because of the effect of direct neutralizing and suppression of viremia, and immunomodulation effect. Although several anti-cytokine agents were suggested to improve outcomes of the patient, the unavailability of drugs will be a major problem for accessing. We reported the experience of convalescent plasma transfusion for COVID-19 related acute respiratory distress syndrome (CARDS), who refractory to standard treatment and clinically improvement after convalescent plasma transfusion, despite unidentical blood group.

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Published

2022-03-01

How to Cite

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Bhurayanontachai R, Siripaitoon P, Kositpantawong N, Chusri S. The success of non-ABO-identical convalescent plasma transfusion in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) related acute respiratory distress syndrome (CARDS): a case-report: Convalescent plasma for COVID-19. Clin Crit Care [Internet]. 2022 Mar. 1 [cited 2023 Mar. 22];30:2022:e0002. Available from: https://he02.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/ccc/article/view/254752

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