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Why do most refer to the test for fetal rbcs in the maternal circulation as the k-b test instead of the k-b-b test. What happened to braun?

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Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: K-B

I don't know what happened to braun.
I have always known the test as a kleinhauer-betke test. It may be a regional difference in names.

In brief: K-B

I don't know what happened to braun.
I have always known the test as a kleinhauer-betke test. It may be a regional difference in names.
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
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Dr. Megan Bird
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Who knows

And why lose the middle name? It used to be kleihauer-braun-betke and was shortened to kleihauer-betke.
We got lazier?

In brief: Who knows

And why lose the middle name? It used to be kleihauer-braun-betke and was shortened to kleihauer-betke.
We got lazier?
Dr. Megan Bird
Dr. Megan Bird
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