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Blood Bank


DEPARTMENT OF IMMUNOHAEMATOLOGY AND BLOOD TRANSFUSION (BLOOD BANK), MEDICAL COLLEGE

    Lic. No.: DL-54/MB/SLA/CLAA/WB  

   Phone: 033-22551538/1591

     EMAIL: [email protected]

Faculties and officers of the Department:

FACULTIES AND MEDICAL OFFICERS

DESIGNATION

Dr. Prasun Bhattacharya

Associate Professor & Head of the Department

Dr.Kusumita Mandal

Assistant Professor

Dr.Biplabendu Talukder

Tutor

Dr. Biswajit Halder

Medical  Officer in charge

Dr.Chikam Maity

Medical  Officer

Dr. Krishna Basu Chowdhury

Medical  Officer 

Dr. Sukanya Bandopadhay

Medical  Officer

 

Academic  Activities:

A]  Post graduate Trainees  (2post graduate trainees per year under WBUHS)

List of Post Graduate Trainees:

Dr. Sourav Mukherjee

Third year

Dr.Durba Biswas

Third year

Dr.Soumyarupa Majee

Second year

Dr. Suman  Halder

Second year

Dr. Md Azharuddin

First year

Dr.Sayantan Saha

First year

 

B] Regional Training Centre(RTC) in East Zone, declared on 2016 by DAC, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of India

 

Facilities/Services:

A)  Voluntary Blood Donation & Diagnostic:

1. Voluntary blood donation between 10.00 hrs - 16.00 hrs daily and outdoor blood donation camps on prior booking basis.

2. 100% blood component separation.

3. Immunohaematology (IH) tests:

                a) Direct Coombs test(DCT)/Direct Antiglobulin test(DAT):Tuesdays & Fridays between 10:00hrs - 14:00hrs

                b) Indirect Coombs Test (ICT)/Indirect Antiglobulin Test (IAT):Monday to Saturday between 10.00hrs -14.00hrs

                c) Antibody Screening & Identification: Wednesday between 10:00hrs & 14:00hrs

                d) Workup of transfusion reaction:Daily between 10:00hrs & 14:00 hrs

                e) Critical transfusion support in terms of red blood cell incompatibility: Daily between 10:00hrs - 19:30hrs

3. Blood typing and crossmatching 24hrs a day, 7 days a week

 

B) Therapeutic:

1. Consultation & support in critical transfusion care

2. Phlebotomy in polycythemia patients

3. Platelet pheresis

4. Peripheral Blood Stem cell Harvest

5. Plasmapheresis & Therapeutic plasma exchange

6. Cryopreservation of stem cells

7. Therapeutic Leukoreduction

 

C) Blood components available:

1. Concentrated human red blood cells

2. Fresh frozen plasma (FFP)

3. Random donor platelets (RDP)

4. Single donor platelets (SDP)

5. Cryoprecipitate

6. Buffy coat (On special request )

7. Cryopreserved stem cells