"Rh Isoimmunization" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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The process by which fetal Rh+ erythrocytes enter the circulation of an Rh- mother, causing her to produce IMMUNOGLOBULIN G antibodies, which can cross the placenta and destroy the erythrocytes of Rh+ fetuses. Rh isoimmunization can also be caused by BLOOD TRANSFUSION with mismatched blood.
- Rh Isoimmunization
- Isoimmunization, Rh
- Isoimmunizations, Rh
- Rh Isoimmunizations
- Isoimmunization, Rhesus
- Isoimmunizations, Rhesus
- Rhesus Isoimmunization
- Rhesus Isoimmunizations
- Rh Sensitization
- Rh Sensitizations
- Sensitization, Rh
- Sensitizations, Rh
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