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Blood Groups and Rh Factor

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Explain the different blood groups in humans by preparing a chart showing the antigen-antibody reactions.

Discuss the significance of Rh factor in blood transfusion.

Explain how Rh incompatibility can lead to erythroblastosis fetalis.

Discuss erythroblastosis fetalis signs and treatment.

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Kindly find the attached table for the blood groups.

Persons with Rh-positive blood can receive transfusions from donors with Rh-positive and Rh-negative blood. Persons with Rh-negative blood can only receive transfusions from donors with Rh-negative blood.

Erythroblastosis fetalis is an alloimmune condition that develops in a fetus, when the IgG molecules produced by the mother pass through the placenta and cause hemoloysis in ...

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The expert explains the different blood groups in humans by preparing a chart showing the antigen-antibody reactions.

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