Transfusion of blood is also termed - Transfusion Medicine and is employed to increase the level of blood, blood cells or blood components in an individual. Gleneagles Global Hospitals houses an accredited blood bank that aids the collection, storage and transfer of blood components. Blood loss can occur either during surgical procedures or due to accidents, and in some cases due to certain diseases. The department of transfusion medicine provides the required blood or blood components for patients in need. The Department of Transfusion Medicine caters to the following conditions and diseases.