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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
GBS: Group b strep a germ that common in the bowel & can find its way to the genital tract.OB's check for it because It can infect babies during or af ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carolyn Thompson
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Blood type: "blood group" and "blood type" are the same thing. Blood types are as follows: a, b, o, and ab. There is also the rh factor, which is + or -. Blood ... Read More
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
The term blood: Group is used in the same way as blood type, which is determined by surface molecules. So the groups are o, a, b, and ab.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Rubenstein
45 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Somewhat.: B positive blood group is found in about 8.5% of the population.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Unfinished question: However, blood groups really are of little concern to couples planning to become parents. If you're Rh negative and Baby gets a positive from Dad, you ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. William A Biermann
46 years experience Medical Oncology
A common condition: D+ is the most common rh finding. It is usually referred to as rh positive. It is not a situation that has any particular advantages or disadvantages ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Jin
Dr. David Jin answered
21 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Thanks for asking!: Type 'b positive' blood type means that the person's red blood cell surface contains both the b-antigen as well as the rhesus (rh) factor. About 8-10% ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Difficult: The doctors could pierce the mothers belly with a long needle and draw blood from the babies umbilical cord. It could then be tested for blood group. ... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Malina Milan
30 years experience Internal Medicine
No : No, there isn't. You are born with your blood type. Take care!
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Usually not: However, there are some mild A alleles that may not show in the parent, or there may be an actual error -- switched sample or results.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Donate: Because they can donate blood to all group ,

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