Platelet Rich Plasma

Cats and dogs need transfusions for the same reasons that humans do.  Whole blood, packed red blood cells, fresh plasma and frozen plasma are obtained from certified blood banks Some specific diagnoses requiring a blood transfusion may be:

  • Trauma
  • Varying forms of cancer
  • Infectious diseases
  • Blood disorders
  • Poisonings that requires blood flushing
  • Low levels of protein
  • Chronic anemia
  • Hemorrhaging