A 48-year-old female asked:
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what happens if i don't get a rhogam shot after miscarriage?

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
RhoGAM: If your blood type is negative, and don't receive the rhogam, you may reject the next fetus, if you become pregnant with a blood type positive baby ( if your partner is blood type positive).
Answered on Dec 15, 2016
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