Definition of Rh-positive
1. Adjective. Of persons (or their blood) having the Rh factor present in their red blood cells.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rh-positive
Literary usage of Rh-positive
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1. Guide To Clinical Preventive Services by U. S. Preventive Services Task Force (1989)
"Burden of Suffering: Rh incompatibility occurs when an Rh-negative woman is pregnant with an rh-positive fetus. This occurs in 9-10% of pregnancies.1 If no ..."
2. Code of Federal Regulations by U.s. Gpo (2005)
"(i) If the test using Anti-D Blood Grouping Reagent is positive, the product shall be labeled: "Rh positive." (ii) If the test using Anti-D Blood Grouping ..."
3. Healthy People: The Surgeon General's Report on Health Promotion & Disease by DIANE Publishing Company (1995)
"The sensi- tization can occur when a mother has Rh negative blood and the fetus' type is Rh positive. It can be prevented by administering a blood ..."
4. Blood Supply: FDA Oversight and Remaining Issues of Safety edited by Marcia G. Crosse (1999)
"Next to it in importance is the Rh system, which designates a person's blood as being either "Rh positive" or "Rh negative." Among the many other blood ..."
5. Handbook of Severe Disability: A Text for Rehabilitation Counselors, Other edited by Walter C. Stolov, Michael R. Clowers (2000)
"... developed by the Rh negative mother to the child's Rh positive blood. Trauma is not a very common prenatal cause of cerebral palsy. ..."