Three month report January-March 2003

Three month report January-March 2003 · Revenue growth in line with company's outlook, up 8% currency adjusted · Operating earnings, EBITDA, up 12% currency adjusted · Earnings before tax, EBT, up 46% · Strong operating cash flow at MSEK 281 (144) · Earnings per share increased to SEK 0.40 (0.26) Stockholm, April 25, 2003 Sören Mellstig President and CEO FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Lars Granlöf, SVP, CFO, tel. +46-8-613 65 00, +46 70 513 65 48 Bengt Modéer, SVP, Corporate Communications, tel. +46 8 613 65 00, +46 70 513 65 33 Pia Irell, Director, Investor Relations, tel. +46 8 613 65 91, +46 70 513 65 91 Kevin Smith, President, Gambro Inc., Investor Relations U.S., tel. +1 303 231 4750 ------------------------------------------------------------ This information was brought to you by Waymaker http://www.waymaker.net The following files are available for download: http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2003/04/25/20030425BIT00070/wkr0001.doc The full report http://www.waymaker.net/bitonline/2003/04/25/20030425BIT00070/wkr0002.pdf The full report