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Human Blood Group Systems and Haemoglobinopathies

Edited by Osaro Erhabor

Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital


Anjana Munshi

Central University of Punjab

The past decade has seen remarkable improvements and advances in the fields of blood transfusion and hematology, particularly with regards to advances in science, technology, method development, quality, standardization, and governance. This book provides more evidenced-based insight into the field of blood transfusion and the management of hemoglobinopathies.

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Human Blood Group Systems and HaemoglobinopathiesEdited by Osaro Erhabor

Published: February 17th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.82992

ISBN: 978-1-83880-314-8

Print ISBN: 978-1-83880-313-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-969-9

Copyright year: 2021

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3213 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

6 Dimensions Citations


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1. Inherited Disorders of Hemoglobin and Plasmodium falciparum Malaria

By Edith Christiane Bougouma and Sodiomon Bienvenu Sirima


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2. Sickle Cell Anemia, Representations and Care: Experience of a Brother of a Sick Child in Cameroon

By Hassan Njifon Nsangou and Régine Scelles


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3. Investigation and Management of Endocrinopathies in Thalassaemia Major

By Kinda Al-Hourani, Jessica Lee Siew Hua and Parijat De


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4. The Duffy Blood Group System

By Fatima A. Aldarweesh


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5. Post-Transfusion Haemolytic Reactions

By Jolanta Korsak and Anna Piotrowska


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6. Distribution of Clinically Relevant Blood Group Antigens among Nigerians and the Management of Rhesus D Negative Pregnancies: Implications for Haemolytic Disease of the Foetus and Newborn and Haemolytic Transfusion Reactions

By Osaro Erhabor, Tosan Erhabor, Teddy Charles Adias and Iwueke Ikechukwu Polycarp


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7. Alternative Immune-Mediated-Based Methods in the Aplastic Anemia Treatment

By Vivian Gonzaga, Bruna Policiquio, Cristiane Wenceslau and Irina Kerkis


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8. Harmonized and Quality Sample Handling in Biobank-Supported Multicenter Prospective Studies

By Verónica Valdivieso-Gómez, Javier Garrancho-Pérez, Inés Aroca-Siendones and Rocío Aguilar-Quesada


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9. Contribution of Biomedical Equipment Management to Better Management of Sickle Cell Disease in Africa

By Vincent Mulunda-a-Mulunda, Pierre Kouam and Taty Oke Ingwen


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10. Accuracy of Blood Group Typing in the Management and Prevention of Alloimmunization

By Emilia Sippert, Evgeniya Volkova and Maria Rios


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