Platelets obtained through an aphaeresis procedure from a single donor.
A cell separator separates the different components in the total blood from a donor through centrifuge, collects the platelets and returns the other blood components to the donor.
Volume: between 200 and 339.
Platelet content: more than 2.5 x 1011
Leucocytes: less than 1 x 106.
Collapsible plastic bags.
With labels containing the following data: name of the centre, type of product, ABO group and Rh (D) factor, unit number, date of extraction, expiry date, results of analysis, type of anticoagulant, preservation and administration conditions.
At 22ºC ± 2ºC, in continual motion.
The concentrations of platelets from a single donor can be irradiated and divided into subunits.