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Table 1A. Blood Volume Determined With Radioactive Chromium

 

Case No.

Weight Kg.

Hemat.


TRCV


Plasma volume


Blood volume


Blood received (cc.)


Percent normal



Wounds

     

cc./K

Total

cc./K

Total

cc./K

Total

   

Abdominal wounds

1

-----

46

-----

1,912

-----

2,436

-----

4,346

2,000

-----

Carbine wounds-lac. of spleen and stomach.

2

74. 6

38

17. 4

1,298

28. 6

2,118

46. 0

3,416

6,000

65

Carbine wounds entering over left inguinal ligament, perf. bladder and leaving via left buttock. Retroperitoneal muscle damage.

3

72. 8

46

26. 4

1,990

34. 8

2,533

60. 2

4,523

3,000

89

Carbine wounds entering left flank. 5 perfs. of jejunum, 2 perfs. descending colon.

4

58. 6

 

 58. 6

36. 5

 

 

38. 5

19. 6

 

 23. 8

1,148

 

 1,390

36. 4

 

36. 2

2,132

 

 2,221

56. 0

 

 60. 0

3,280

 

 3,611

10,500

 

 

11,500

80





86

Mortar-cpd. fracture rt. ilium with perf. wound of flank, buttock and rt. retroperitoneal area. Tremendous
muscle destr. and hemorrhage.

1 day later

5

-----

48. 5

-----

1,780

-----

2,052

-----

3,832

6,000

-----

Mortar-extensive lac. rt. lobe of liver, perf. of ascending colon, duodenum, ileum; lac. 2 lumbar veins: perf. of diaphragm.

6

*66

 

66

42.5

 

43. 5

16. 4

 

27. 5

1,082

 

1,820

23. 6

 

38. 5

1,558

 

2,540

40. 0

 

66. 0

2,640

 

4,360

500

 

6,000

57

 

94

Mortar-6 perfs. of ileum, fracture mid-left ilium, muscle injury to gluteus, iliacus and psoas; 2,000 cc. blood in peritoneal cavity.


1 day later-postoperatively.

7

63. 8

 

 63. 8
63. 8

68

 

 68
48

47. 1

 

 48. 7
29. 1

3,002

 

 3,105
1,855

25. 5

 

 26. 0
34. 1

1,628

 

 1,655
2,175

72. 6

 

 74. 5
63. 2

4,630

 

 4,760
4,030

7,000

 

 7,000
7,000

104

 

107
91

Mortar-extensive lac. small bowel and colon, requiring resection of 2 segments. Renal insufficiency, purpura, death.
1 day later.
1 week later.

8

56. 4

48

28. 6

1,615

33. 5

1,885

62. 1

3,500

2,000

89

Mortar penetrating pelvis dorsally- perf. of ileum in 4 places, perf. of rectosigmoid.


M


65.4


45. 8


27. 1


1,772


33. 3


2,171


60. 4


3,943


5,300


86. 7

Extremity Wounds

9

-----

41

-----

1,625

-----

2,339

-----

3,964

-----

-----

Mortar-perf. rt. and left thighs, left elbow, CCF rt. patella with multiple bone fragments in knee.

10

60. 0

31. 0

16. 0

962

37. 4

2,246

53. 4

3,208

2,500

76

Mortar-rt. inguinal region and rt. buttock with a large amount of muscle damage.

11

95. 5

43. 5

27. 1

2,580

33. 0

3,128

60. 1

5,708

6,500

85

Mult. pen. wds. both thighs. Cpd. comm. fracture of tibia and fibula bilaterally. Traumatic amput. of rt. hand.

12

72. 6

40. 0

19. 4

1,410

31. 0

2,250

50. 5

3,660

3,500

72

Mortar-CCF upper 1/3 rt. tibia. Large perf. wds. of rt. and left thighs.

13

72.8

32. 0

13. 9

1,010

31. 4

2,290

45. 3

3,300

4,250

65

CCF of left tibia and fibula with extensive soft tissue damage.

14

61. 3

33. 0

16. 0

982

34. 6

2,118

50. 6

3,100

4,500

73

CCF of rt. tibia and fibula. Perf. wound of thigh.