*Coombs test

... of the newborn Rh c hemolytic disease of the newborn Rh E hemolytic disease of the newborn Other blood group incompatibility ( ... Antibody screening A blood sample from the recipient and a blood sample from every unit of donor blood are screened for ... The venous blood is taken to a laboratory (or blood bank), where trained scientific technical staff do the Coombs tests. The ... The indirect Coombs test is used in prenatal testing of pregnant women and in testing blood prior to a blood transfusion. It ...

*Hemolytic disease of the newborn

However, there is no comparable immunotherapy available for other blood group incompatibilities. Early pregnancy IVIG - IVIG ... ABO blood group system and the D antigen of the Rhesus (Rh) blood group system typing are routine prior to transfusion. ... ISBN 0-86542-881-6. Blood Groups and Red Blood Cell Antigens: Hemolytic disease of the newborn "erythroblastosis fetalis" at ... blood transfusion, and ABO incompatibility. Fetal-maternal hemorrhage, which is the movement of fetal blood cells across the ...

*Acute hemolytic transfusion reaction

It is usually related to ABO blood group incompatibility - the most severe of which often involves group A red cells being ... The most common cause of this reaction is ABO blood groups incompatibility, secondary to human errors. In this process, the ... Macrophages then recognise these IgG antibodies and engulf these red blood cells, removing the red blood cells from the blood ... ISBN 978-0-9558648-7-2. Laura, Dean (2005). Blood Groups and Red Cell Antigens. Bethesda, United States: National Center for ...

*Douglas Dewar

... blood group incompatibilities, and queried evolutionary claims in embryology and vestigial organs. Reviewers pointed out the ...

*Hematologic disease

... newborn Rhesus c hemolytic disease of the newborn Rhesus E hemolytic disease of the newborn Other blood group incompatibility ( ... increase in the number of red blood cells) Leukocytosis (increase in the number of white blood cells) Thrombocytosis (increase ... Hematologic diseases are disorders which primarily affect the blood. Hematology includes the study of these disorders. ... lack of red blood cells or hemoglobin) Iron deficiency anemia Megaloblastic anemia Vitamin B12 deficiency Pernicious anemia ...

*Acquired hemolytic anemia

... newborn Rhesus c hemolytic disease of the newborn Rhesus E hemolytic disease of the newborn Other blood group incompatibility ( ... RhC, Rhe, Kidd, Duffy, MN, P and others) Alloimmune hemolytic blood transfusion reactions (i.e., from a non-compatible blood ... It occurs when drugs actively provoke red blood cell destruction. It can be divided in the following manner: Drug-induced ... rare acquired clonal disorder of red blood cell surface proteins) Liver disease Drug induced hemolysis has large clinical ...

*Laurence H. Snyder

These range over subjects that include blood groups, polydactylism, hemophilia, baldness, sex ratios, Rh incompatibility, and ... the ABO blood group, the MN blood type, eye color, the direction of the whorl of hair at the back of the head, the presence of ... Snyder drew blood from North Carolina Cherokee Indians and quantitatively analyzed blood-group proportions among the various ... This problem of blood group typing appealed to him and he found that Bernstein's theory explained the discrepancies Snyder had ...

*Rh blood group system

The hemolytic condition occurs when there is an incompatibility between the blood types of the mother and the fetus. There is ... It is the second most important blood group system, after the ABO blood group system. The Rh blood group system consists of 50 ... "RHD Rh blood group, D antigen [Homo sapiens] - Gene Result". nlm.nih.gov. Retrieved 2010-06-15. "RHCE Rh blood group, CcEe ... The Rh blood group system (including the Rh factor) is one of thirty-five known human blood group systems. ...

*Neonatal intensive care unit

Rhesus incompatibility (a difference in blood groups) between mother and baby is largely preventable, and was the most common ... in addition to administering pulmonary surfactant and stabilizing the blood sugar, blood salts, and blood pressure. Observation ... These include: Blood pressure monitor: The blood pressure monitor is a machine that's connected to a small cuff which wrapped ... sensors to measure blood oxygen levels through the skin, for example; and ways of reducing the amount of blood taken for tests ...

*Luis Agote

... identifying blood groups for the first time and some of their incompatibilities. Direct transfusions were still not practiced ... In 1900, Karl Landsteiner identified some of the blood substances responsible for the agglutination of red blood cells, ... which eliminates calcium ions from blood) prevents its formation. "History of blood transfusion - The Institute of Biomedical ... The first recorded blood transfusion was made between dogs by the English doctor Richard Lower around 1666. In 1667, French ...

*ABO blood group system

ABO blood group incompatibilities between the mother and child does not usually cause hemolytic disease of the newborn (HDN) ... The ABO blood group". Blood Groups and Red Cell Antigens. Retrieved 24 March 2007. Farr A (1 April 1979). "Blood group serology ... to histo-blood group A antigen neutralizes HIV produced by lymphocytes from blood group A donors but not from blood group B or ... Inheritance patterns of blood groups. Australian Red Cross Blood Service. Retrieved 30 October 2013. "ABO blood group system". ...

*Screening of potential sperm bank donors

Sperm donation is also used in cases of rhesus incompatibility. This particularly occurs where a woman has a blood type which ... sperm banks may try to ensure that the sperm used in a particular recipient woman comes from a donor whose blood group and ... Blood and urine tests for blood typing and general health indicators: ABO/Rh typing, CBC, liver panel and urinalysis Complete ... particularly those with the O negative blood group who are universal donors. Comprehensive Donor Screening at Sperm Bank of ...

*John G. Gorman

... MD shared the 1980 Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award for pioneering work on the rhesus blood group ... "Vaccine for preventing Rh incompatibility in newborns". Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation. Retrieved 4 September 2016. Thompson ...

*Hemolytic disease of the newborn (ABO)

The father will either have blood group A, with genotype AA or AO, or more rarely, have blood group AB, with genotype AB. Blood ... For Caucasian populations about one fifth of all pregnancies have ABO incompatibility between the fetus and the mother, but ... For example, when a mother of genotype OO (blood group O) carries a fetus of genotype AO (blood group A) she may produce IgG ... "Hemolytic disease of the newborn caused by a high titer anti-group B IgG from a group a mother". Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 45 ( ...

*Vincent Freda

... obstetrician who shared the 1980 Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award for pioneering work on the rhesus blood group ... "Vaccine for preventing Rh incompatibility in newborns". Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation. Retrieved 4 September 2016. RETSINAS ...

*Cross-matching

Universal donor blood, which is both type O and Rh negative, can be given if the recipient's blood group is not known, as may ... Presence of agglutination indicates incompatibility. Occasionally a light microscope may be needed. If laboratory services are ... the bedside card method of blood grouping may be used, where a drop of the intended recipients blood is added to dried reagents ... In an emergency, blood grouping can be done easily and quickly in 2 or 3 minutes in the laboratory on glass slides with ...

*James Harrison (blood donor)

... few donations it was discovered that his blood contained unusually strong and persistent antibodies against the D Rh group ... This antigen sensitization and subsequent incompatibility phenomenon causes Rhesus disease, the most common form of HDN. ... As blood plasma, in contrast to blood, can be donated as often as once every 2 weeks, he was able to reach his 1000th donation ... Realizing the blood had saved his life, he made a pledge to start donating blood as soon as he turned 18, the then-required age ...

*Blood type

... and can donate blood to individuals with type B or AB. Blood group O (or blood group zero in some countries) individuals do not ... Table note 1. Assumes absence of atypical antibodies that would cause an incompatibility between donor and recipient blood, as ... and an individual's blood type is one of many possible combinations of blood-group antigens. Across the 35 blood groups, over ... Blood Group 'O' or Blood Group 'NULL'", Infus Ther Transfus Med, 28 (4): 206-8, doi:10.1159/000050239 "Your blood - a textbook ...

*Sialyl-Lewis X

The term Lewis in its name comes from the name of a family of people who suffered from a red blood cell incompatibility. The ... Sialyl Lewis X is also one of the most important blood group antigens and is displayed on the terminus of glycolipids that are ... Leukocytes move through the blood stream and then tether themselves to the endothelial wall and roll along the endothelial ... Sialyl Lewis x is a very important red blood cell antigen present on the glycolipids on the plasma membrane of the cell. ...

*Jan Klein

The class I genes were discovered in 1936 (the year Jan Klein was born) as coding for blood group (red blood cell) antigens, ... The Use of Tissue Incompatibility in the Genetics of the Somatic Cell. Academia, Praha 1966 (in Czech). Klein, J. Molekulární ... Immunogenetics emerged in the 1930s as the study of genes controlling antigens (such as those of the various blood group ... Haplochromines are one of two main groups of cichlid fishes in East Africa; the other group being the tilapiine fishes. Klein ...

*Jadzia Dax

Later that season, Jadzia Dax joins a group of Klingons in a revenge quest ("Blood Oath"). In this episode, it is revealed the ... Their attempts at parenthood (despite the difficulties faced by biological incompatibilities between Klingons and Trills) were ... Jadzia takes up the blood oath, and against Sisko's wishes she travels to the Albino's planet and participates in the revenge ... begins with a scene in which Jadzia Dax plays tongo with a group of Ferengi. She seems surprisingly at home in this setting, ...

*Pavel Haas Quartet

The group also received a Special Ensemble Scholarship from the Borletti-Buitoni Trust in 2010. Besides their first CD, which ... The Gramophone reviewer David Fanning described their playing as "streamlined but full-blooded". Their recording of the Dvořák ... After its formation Polák decided to leave because of incompatibility, so the two quartets ended up exchanging cellists, with ... Initially the group consisted of, besides Jarůšková, Kateřina Gemrotová (second violin), Pavel Nikl (violist), and Lukáš Polák ...

*Neuromarketing

In a study from the group of Read Montague published in 2004 in Neuron, 67 people had their brains scanned while being given ... This results in an incompatibility between market research findings and the actual behaviour exhibited by the target market at ... Neuromarketing rather focuses on the MRI and EEG scans which produce brain electrical activity as well as blood flow. Market ... Traditional methods of this research include focus groups or sizeable surveys used to evaluate features of the proposed product ...

*Renegade (Thin Lizzy album)

... blaming Snowy White's incompatibility with the group, Lynott's "flat vocals" and the band's drug problems. Prato named "The ... In the Netherlands, the B-side was "Mexican Blood". In Canada, the B-side was the Phil Lynott solo track, "Girls". Phil Lynott ...

*Causes of schizophrenia

... ethnic group and size of social group have been controlled for. A recent study of 4.4 million men and women in Sweden found a ... Current estimates suggest that between 1.5 - 6.5% of patients have these antibodies in their blood. Preliminary results have ... Maternal-fetal rhesus or genotype incompatibility has also been linked, via increasing the risk of an adverse prenatal ... This group found four gene areas that all overlapped with the five disorders, two of which regulate calcium balance in the ...

*Christian theology

It is a poorly defined group of early writings in which, generally, none ever achieved acceptance by any widespread group. In ... And he said to them, "This is my blood of the covenant, which is poured out for many. Truly, I say to you, I shall not drink ... Generally, a defense attempts to show that there is no logical incompatibility between the existence of evil and the existence ... For there is one flesh of our Lord Jesus Christ, and one cup unto union with His blood. There is one altar, as there is one ...