A 52-year-old gravida 1, para 1 women with M- red cells experienced a delayed hemolytic transfusion reaction and exhibited an anti-M antibody following the infusion of four units of M+ red cells. Measurements of erythrocyte survival using 51Cr-labeled donor M+ and M- red cells and in vitro studies of monocyte-macrophage phagocytosis of sensitized reagent implicate anti-M in the pathogenesis of hemolysis.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|State||Published - 1983|
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