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in the Scots law of civil remedies, the remedy to have a writing annulled. In lower courts it can only be done OPE EXCEPTIONIS, by way of defence.
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Leukocyte reduction decreases the risk of CMV infection almost as effectively as using only CMV-seronegative donors (Ehmann, 2001; Fischbach, 2000).
Universal leukocyte reduction will benefit those patients universally recognized as needing LR products by avoiding potential errors of release of non-LR products.
The United Kingdom no longer sources plasma from its inhabitants and, as a further precautionary measure, has instituted leukocyte reduction (removal of white blood cells) from blood transfusions.
Antigen tests for HIV cost $5; antibody tests for hepatitis C cost 25 cents; the nucleic acid tests for HIV and hepatitis C cost $10; California OSHA needle safety orders cost $1.50; leukocyte reduction to remove white blood cells costs $30; and quality assurance practices cost $10.

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