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Rh blood group system

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An individual either has, or does not have, the "Rh factor" on the surface of their red blood cells. This term strictly refers only to the most ...

Rh Factor - American Pregnancy Association

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The Rh factor is a type of protein on the surface of red blood cells. Most people who have the Rh factor are Rh-positive. Those who do not have the Rh factor are  ...

Rh factor blood test Why it's done - Mayo Clinic

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The Rh factor test is done during pregnancy to identify a woman's Rh factor. In some cases, the baby's father might need an Rh factor test, too. During pregnancy ...

Human Blood: Rh Blood Types

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Clinically, the Rh factor, like ABO factors, can lead to serious medical complications. The greatest problem with the Rh group is not so much incompatibilities ...

Rh Incompatibility - KidsHealth

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If you just found out you're pregnant, one of the first tests you should expect is a blood-type test. This basic test determines your blood type and Rh factor, which ...

Rh Blood Group, Rh Factor & Erythroblastosis Fetalis - Video ...

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Rh factor is a red blood cell antigen found in most people. Those with Rh factor are Rh positive, while those without are Rh negative. In this...

Rh Factor Testing | What to Expect

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The Rh factor is a protein carried by red blood cells in some people and not in others. If you have the protein, you're Rh positive. If not, you're among the ...

Rh disease | March of Dimes

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The Rh factor is an inherited protein found on the surface of red blood cells. Most people have this protein and are called Rh-positive. However, some people ...

Rh factor definition - MedicineNet - Health and Medical Information ...

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Rh factor: An antigen found on the surface of red blood cells. Red blood cells with the antigen are said to be Rh positive (Rh+). Those without the surface antigen ...

Rh factor | Define Rh factor at Dictionary.com

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Rh factor definition, any of a type of specific antigen present on the surface of red blood cells, persons having inherited such antigens being designated Rh+ (Rh ...

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Rh factor blood test - Mayo Clinic

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Rhesus (Rh) factor is an inherited protein found on the surface of red blood cells. If your blood has the protein, you're Rh positive. If your blood lacks the protein, ...

The Rh Factor: How It Can Affect Your Pregnancy - ACOG

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The Rh factor can cause pregnancy problems if you are Rh negative and your fetus is Rh positive. This ACOG patient FAQ explains screening and treatment ...

Blood test for Rh status and antibody screen | BabyCenter

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If you do have the Rh factor, as most people do, your status is Rh-positive. (About 85 percent of Caucasians are Rh-positive, as are 90 to 95 percent of African ...