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Rh immunoglobulin injection, blood group compatibility in pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hello
Doctor :   Hi
User :   My wife is preganant and she is in her 9th month now
User :   just wanted to check i am B+ and she is B-
User :   is there any injection which she is suppose to take
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   She will need to get her blood test done
User :   for blood group or something else
Doctor :   Has she done all the required blood tets
User :   yes
Doctor :   Yes blood group .
Doctor :   ok
User :   we has done that
User :   have
Doctor :   And has she taken TT injection
User :   so her blood group is B-
User :   yes she has
Doctor :   No problem
User :   taken TT injection twice
Doctor :   Only if she is o negative and you are o postive
Doctor :   Then you need to take injections after delivery
Doctor :   Immediately after delivery
User :   what is the name of the injection
Doctor :   Rh immunoglobulin
Doctor :   That is not required inn your case.
User :   ok thanks but it is only if she is o- and i am o+ other wise not required as her gynae has suggested to take that injection so just wanted to have another opinion
Doctor :   ok.
User :   so what do you suggest
Doctor :   It is not required.You can ask for second opinion if you want or maybe she was referring to some other injection.
User :   ok thanks :) for the information will consult one more doctor
Doctor :   Ok,kindly login for further medical queries.
User :   k
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