JPAC Joint United Kingdom (UK) Blood Transfusion and Tissue Transplantation Services Professional Advisory Committee

Appendix I Extra-corporeal volume tables

To avoid symptomatic donor hypovolaemia, ECV and final collection volume in millilitres should not exceed 15% TBV (excluding anticoagulant). The maximum safe volume (in mL) is indicated in Table 3.1,
after Nadler et al.3

Table 3.1 Extra-corporeal volume tables

Note: The bold figures to the top and left are weight (kg) and height (cm) respectively, while those to the bottom and right are weight (stone) and height (feet and inches) respectively.

MALE Weight                      

Height

50

55

60

65

70

75

80

85

90

95

100

 

150

518

542

566

590

614

638

663

687

711

735

759

4'11

153

529

553

577

602

626

650

674

698

722

746

771

5'

155

537

561

585

609

634

658

682

706

730

754

778

5' 1

158

549

573

597

622

646

670

694

718

742

766

791

5' 2

160

557

582

606

630

654

678

702

726

751

775

799

5' 3

163

570

595

619

643

667

691

715

739

764

788

812

5' 4

165

579

603

628

652

676

700

724

748

772

797

821

5' 5

168

593

617

641

665

690

714

738

762

786

810

834

5' 6

170

602

627

651

675

699

723

747

771

796

820

844

5' 7

173

617

641

665

689

714

738

762

786

810

834

858

5' 8

175

627

651

675

699

724

748

772

796

820

844

868

5' 9

178

642

667

691

715

739

763

787

811

836

860

884

5' 10

180

653

677

701

725

750

774

798

822

846

870

894

5' 11

183

669

693

718

742

766

790

814

838

862

887

911

6'

 

7.9st

8.7st

9.5st

10.2st

11st

11.8st

12.6st

13.4st

14.2st

15st

15.7st

 
FEMALE Weight                      

Height

50

55

60

65

70

75

80

85

90

95

100

 

150

456

481

505

530

555

580

605

630

654

679

704

4'11

153

467

492

517

541

566

591

616

641

665

690

715

5'

155

475

499

524

549

574

599

623

648

673

698

723

5' 1

158

486

511

536

561

586

610

635

660

685

710

734

5' 2

160

494

519

544

569

594

618

643

668

693

718

742

5' 3

163

507

532

557

581

606

631

656

681

705

730

755

5' 4

165

516

540

565

590

615

640

664

689

714

739

764

5' 5

168

529

554

578

603

628

653

678

703

727

752

777

5' 6

170

538

563

588

612

637

662

687

712

737

761

786

5' 7

173

552

577

602

627

651

676

701

726

751

775

800

5' 8

175

562

587

611

636

661

686

711

736

760

785

810

5' 9

178

577

602

626

651

676

701

726

751

775

800

825

5' 10

180

587

612

637

662

686

711

736

761

786

810

835

5' 11

183

603

628

653

677

702

727

752

777

801

826

851

6'

 

7.9st

8.7st

9.5st

10.2st

11st

11.8st

12.6st

13.4st

14.2st

15st

15.7st