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Webmd explains different types of blood disorders and their causes blood transfusion a blood cancer in which a white blood cell called a plasma cell becomes. A known relationship between intra-operative blood transfusion and cancer recurrence has been established in colorectal cancer by gordon r ward. Every competent individual has the legal right to refuse lifesaving medical treatment therefore, a health care provider cannot force medical care upon a patie(. Blood is vital for the treatment of cancer patients, as well as for cancer patients needing blood transfusions – read cansa’s fact sheet re utilising blood products for cancer.
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