Patient Stories

Find out some transfusion stories and tell us your own.

Candace's story

During chemotherapy treatment Candace required blood transfusions...

Eleanor's story

Eleanor required a blood transfusion during the delivery of her first child...

William's story

William is in hospital recovering from heart surgery (coronary artery bypass grafting)...

Margaret's story

Margaret needed a total hip replacement. She was worried about the risks of surgery…

Vince's story

Vince has been having chemotherapy to treat bowel cancer. He has been asked to come into hospital for a blood transfusion...

Send us your patient stories

Let us know about your experience of receiving a transfusion. Did you have a transfusion that helped treat your condition? Did you receive treatment that meant a transfusion could be avoided? We’d love to hear about your story and maybe even share it here on mytransfusion.com.au.