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The clients blood typing reveals Rh antigens what blood type would the client have Rh receptive, Rh negative, Rh resistant, Rh positive

The clients blood typing reveals Rh antigens what blood type would the client have Rh receptive, Rh negative, Rh resistant, Rh positive

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 + or rh - types; they are inherited independently. ...Read more

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Blood Type (Definition)

Refers to the proteins present or not present on the surface of red blood cells. The types are a, ...Read more


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Blood type diet health?

Blood type diet health?

Family Practice: The blood type diet follows the theory that blood types are compatible with certain foods and essentially allergic to others. There is a book blood type 4 life that explains it in detail. ...Read more

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Blood type a+ food list?

Blood type a+ food list?

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 this stuff. Eat what you think is best. ...Read more

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Can your blood type change?

No: It should be a constant genetic character of your genomic make up of your blood it would not change it may of been measured incorrectly some minor antigens can be detected which were not detected earlier but the major blood group should not change if you had a blood transfusion you may see different types of blood but that is unusual. ...Read more

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Lifetime diet for ab blood type?

None specific: I am not aware of any specific diet for ab blood group. ...Read more

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How do you determine blood type?

How do you determine blood type?

Blood test: Blood is mixed with antibodies to the proteins that determine blood type. If the blood clots, then the blood has that protein on it. If it doesn't clot, the protein isn't present. For example, I draw your blood and mix it with some a antibody, some b antibody, and some rh antibody. If it clots with all of these, your blood type is ab+. If it clots with none of them, it's o-. ...Read more

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How do I figure out my blood type?

How do I figure out my blood type?

Blood type testing: To get the results of your blood type, go to a physician/s office and ask to have blood drawn for it. Another option is to purchase a kit that can be used at home. These kits can be found on the web. ...Read more

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I don't know my blood type? Any tips?

I don't know my blood type? Any tips?

Get it Tested - If..: Blood type refers to thousands of proteins on the surface of cell membranes, as recognized by antibody proteins. Abo and rh types were the first 2 & most important (in terms of transfusion reactions) characterized historically. There are hundreds more "types". However, there is no known practical reason for the testing. It is always tested/retested if you ever donate blood or are to be given cells. ...Read more

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Should blood type change how you eat?

Should blood type change how you eat?

A Fad - Probably Not: Blood type refers to thousands of proteins & glyco-proteins on the surface of cells, especially red blood cells. Abo and rh types refer to only the first 2 & most important (in terms of transfusion reactions) characterized historically. There are hundreds more "types", the reason blood cross-typing is always performed before transfusions. Types reflect genes - but clear basis for selecting foods. ...Read more

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What is so special about blood type h?

Rare occurrence: Blood group h or bombay phenotype is a rare variation in which the person is genetically deficient in the enzymes needed to make the base product for ABO blood group antigens. Such people make antibodies to all blood types except blood group h and thus would find it very difficult to find compatible blood. ...Read more

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How do I figure out what blood type I am?

How do I figure out what blood type I am?

By getting tested: A person usually has to do a blood test in order to find out her ABO/Rh blood type. Any lab can do the test, but it requires a doctor's order, and may or may not be covered by insurance. The other way for a healthy person to learn her blood type is to donate blood (the blood center will find out the blood type). People who have an IDENTICAL twin can just ask what the twin's blood type is. ...Read more

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Which blood type can be give to everyone?

Which blood type can be give to everyone?

O negative: O negative blood type is referred to as a universal donor. There are, however, different minor "types" that can still result in a negative reaction to a blood transfusion even with o negative blood ...Read more

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What blood type can be received by anyone?

What blood type can be received by anyone?

O negative: In an emergency situation O negative can be given to anyone, but in a non-emergent situation even type O neg can have other factors that can lead to a transfusion reaction and it should be typed and cross matched. ...Read more

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Is it normal for your blood type to change?

Is it normal for your blood type to change?

No.: Your blood type never changes. If this appears to be the case there has been an administrative error somewhere. ...Read more

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How could I find out what is my blood type?

How could I find out what is my blood type?

Some ideas...: If you donate blood at the blood bank, you can learn your blood type at no charge. They also test for hepatitis and hiv. That's a real win/win situation! You help, and get information in return. Otherwise, you can ask your doctor to order a blood type on you. Your insurance will not cover this. If you ever needed blood, they would do a test on you before giving you blood - don't have to know it. ...Read more

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Is it possible my blood type might be wrong?

Yes: For example, there are weak-positive Rh's that will be tested differently in different labs. There are even weak A's and B's. I'm going to assume you've been told different blood types on different occasions. You've got a right to have this explained. ...Read more

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Can there be really a blood type u negative?

Can there be really a blood type u negative?

Yes, there is: The u antigen belongs to the mns blood group system. The u antigen, together with the s and s antigens, is expressed on glycophorin b (gpb), a red blood cell membrane glycoprotein. U− subjects are always also s- and s−. Only 1.2 percent of african americans are u-. ...Read more

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What's the good & bad of being o - blood type?

Basically none: There are a couple of quacks selling totally-made-up books about various health schemes for different blood types. It caters to the "what's my zodiac sign? " mentality. Ignore them. ...Read more

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Why is it so important to know your blood type?

Why is it so important to know your blood type?

It isn't,: Unless you need a blood transfusion, in which case it's critical. But you still don't need to worry about it, because you will either be tested at that time, or you will receive type o negative blood (the universal donor). If you know your type, especially if you'r o negative, then please donate blood. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have a bpositive blood type?

Groupings: The blood is separated by antibodies into a, b and o. Then by factors that can be present or absent giving the positive or negative. However the blood cross matching goes much more in depth these days. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: blood type?

What is the definition or description of: blood type?

Blood type: Refers to the proteins present or not present on the surface of red blood cells. The types are a, b, ab and o. ...Read more

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What is the advantage and disadvantage of 0+ blood type?

Basically none: You can enjoy knowing that your donated unit of blood might be used in an emergency to help out somebody with A, B, or AB. Ignore anything else you may read about "special diets for O-pos people" -- this is all made up to sell books to gullible people. ...Read more

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Could it be that me and my brother have the same blood type?

Yes: Not only possible, it is more likely for you to have similar blood types than different ones. ...Read more