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Hemolytic disease of the newborn due to isoimmunization with anti-E antibodies: a case report.
Cariani L, Romano EL, Martinez N, Mobano R, Suarez G, Ruiz I, Sovano A: ABO hemolytic disease of the newborn (ABO-HDN): factors influencing its severity and incidence in Venezuela.
Intravenous immunoglobulin in the management of hemolytic disease of the newborn.
Postnatal diagnosis and management of alloimmune hemolytic disease of the newborn.
Sold in more than 40 countries, WinRho(R)SDF is an antibody to certain types of red blood cell and is currently indicated to prevent hemolytic disease of the newborn, which is a serious blood-type incompatibility between a pregnant woman and the fetus, and to treat ITP, which is an autoimmune condition that impairs blood-clotting ability through a decrease in platelet levels.
Bilirubin equilibration during exchange transfusion in hemolytic disease of the newborn.
Hemolytic disease of the newborn can also be caused by less common atypical antibodies, which can cross the placenta and affect the fetus in a similar fashion7.
Since the Mexican American population is increasing in South Texas and several other areas in the United States, the antibody may become increasingly important in transfusion therapy and as a cause of hemolytic disease of the newborn.
With the discovery of the Rh antigen and its relationship to hemolytic disease of the newborn in 1939 and 1940, it soon became a recognized standard of care to make every attempt to avoid transfusing Rh(D)-positive red blood cells to Rh(D)-negative individuals.

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