Coombs test

What is Coombs test?

A test for antibodies, the so-called anti–human globulin test using either the direct or indirect Coombs tests.

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HI I'm 30 years old woman. i have a four year aged son and i want to go for another one but the problem is that my blood group is B-ve and my...

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Positive indirect coomb's test means you are already sensitized and antibodies against Rh +ve blood are circulating in your blood. Theses...

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I just had a GI infection. When I could not take the nausea anymore, I went to the local ED. On arrival they gave me IVF bolus and drew a CBC. The...

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The combination of an increased serum Lactate Dehydrogenase (LDH) and reduced haptoglobin is 90 percent...

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Prior to the development of Rhogam, a woman with blood type O- giving birth to a baby with blood type A+ had a 2% chance of developing an immune...

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The risk depends on the chances of feto maternal hemorrhage prior to the birth of the baby. The chances of...

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