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Descriptor English: Blood Grouping and Crossmatching
Descriptor Spanish: Tipificación y Pruebas Cruzadas Sanguíneas
Descriptor Portuguese: Tipagem e Reações Cruzadas Sanguíneas
Descriptor French: Groupage sanguin et épreuve de compatibilité croisée
Entry term(s): Blood Crossmatching
Blood Grouping
Blood Typing
Crossmatching, Blood
Grouping, Blood
Typing, Blood
Tree number(s): E01.370.225.625.120
E01.370.225.812.385.120
E05.200.625.120
E05.200.812.385.120
E05.478.594.385.120
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001788
Scope note: Testing erythrocytes to determine presence or absence of blood-group antigens, testing of serum to determine the presence or absence of antibodies to these antigens, and selecting biocompatible blood by crossmatching samples from the donor against samples from the recipient. Crossmatching is performed prior to transfusion.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Blood Group Incompatibility (1966-1979)
Blood Groups (1966-1979)
Blood Transfusion (1966-1979)
Paternity (1966-1979)
specific blood-group system (1966-1979)
Public MeSH Note: 80
History Note: 80
Entry Version: BLOOD GROUPING CROSSMATCHING
DeCS ID: 22359
Unique ID: D001788
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Date Established: 1980/01/01
Date of Entry: 1979/04/27
Revision Date: 2011/06/24
Blood Grouping and Crossmatching - Preferred
Concept UI M0002698
Scope note Testing erythrocytes to determine presence or absence of blood-group antigens, testing of serum to determine the presence or absence of antibodies to these antigens, and selecting biocompatible blood by crossmatching samples from the donor against samples from the recipient. Crossmatching is performed prior to transfusion.
Preferred term Blood Grouping and Crossmatching
Blood Typing - Narrower
Concept UI M0002699
Preferred term Blood Typing
Entry term(s) Blood Grouping
Grouping, Blood
Typing, Blood
Crossmatching, Blood - Narrower
Concept UI M0002700
Preferred term Crossmatching, Blood
Entry term(s) Blood Crossmatching



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