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medicine for rh incompatibility

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig Keathley
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pregnancy risk: The presence or absence of the Rh factor is what makes our blood type either positive or negative. Rh incompatibility occurs when a woman with a neg ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Benner
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Kinda complicated!: We all have a blood type such as a, b, ab, or o but also are either Rh negative or Rh positive. Rh incompatibility is when the mom is Rh negative and ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
RhoGam: Your physician knows about this and there's more than a 99% chance you'll be fine.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Discuss with doctor: If you are rh negative and the baby is or could be rh positive, your doctor can monitor you for the development of antibodies and also try to prevent ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Simple lab test: Mothers are generally screened prenatally for several issues. Your blood type will be part of that screening. If you are rh positive, your baby will n ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Unclear question: It is not feasible to answer your question as there is no incompatibility between a person's red cells and other cells.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ball
19 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Sensitization: Mom is rh negative. Dad is rh positive. The baby, possibly both, are also rh positive. The first pregnancy will sensitize mom causing her to produc ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathryn Akin
37 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
No: With current preventive measures and modern obstetrical care there is now rarely a problem.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Huge subject: Whole textbooks deal with this subject. It's so large I wouldn't even be able to refer you to a reliable website. You may want to start with the AABB ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ben Bronicel
25 years experience Emergency Medicine
Close to it: Close to it.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Only Rh: If there is no immediate adverse reaction to ABO incompatible transfusion, there are no long term effects. For Rh mismatch, it could result in develop ... Read More

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