acid-citrate-dextrose
Citric acid/sodium citrate buffered glucose solution used as an anticoagulant for blood (citrate complexes calcium).

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • ACD — Abbreviation for acid citrate dextrose. * * * absolute cardiac dullness; absolute claudication distance; acid citrate dextrose [solution]; actinomycin D; active compression decompression; adult celiac disease; advanced care directive; allergic… …   Medical dictionary

  • Blood transfusion — Intervention Plastic bag containing packed red blood cells in citrate, phosphate, dextrose, and adenine (CPDA) solution …   Wikipedia

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