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Dr. Azen Jukic
27 years experience Pathology
Rh : Rh antigens are present in every blood. You would need to be more specific. Also, they blood type (a, b, ab, 0) is not connected/related to the rh + o ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Multiple Rh types: The usual Rh type people talk about is D positive or D negative. Either one is normal. There are other Rh antigens also, e.g. C, c, E, e etc. These ar ... Read More

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Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
??: What does that mean? There is no such thing as specific foods for certain blood types. If you have some chronic disease or take a medication, there m ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No such thing: There was a series of books from the 1990's by a crook who claimed all sorts of things about different blood groups. It was entirely made up. Ignore ... Read More
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Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Huh?: It's easy to see why.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
A, B, O, AB: There are 4 types of human blood - a, b, o, ab. There is also a rhesus (rh) designation: + or -. O- is generally the universal donor and ab+ is gene ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Very very rare: Rarely a person may acquire blood group B antigen due to colon cancer. Bone marrow transplant from a person with different blood type would change the ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
4: A b ab o.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not huge: While some authors report blood type diet and health differences, most agree these are not much more than coincidences. Typing looks for the presence ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
4: There are 4 different blood types (a, b, o, & ab). Each blood type can either be rh positive or rh negative. (e.g., a+, a-, b+, b-, o+, o-, ab+, ab-).
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Universal donor: Most people can receive blood group O red blood cells.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
AB NEGATIVE: Rarest blood group in reality is bombay blood group(hh), it is known that because the first case was discovered in bombay.In the world it is 1 case in ... Read More
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