ABO blood group system

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Noun1.ABO blood group system - a classification system for the antigens of human bloodABO blood group system - a classification system for the antigens of human blood; used in blood transfusion therapy; four groups are A and B and AB and O
classification system - a system for classifying things
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Participants were divided into groups on the basis of their ABO blood groups and on body mass index criteria.
The most commonly recognized of these are the ABO blood groups, and Rh antigens (which are signified by the "positive" or "negative" that comes after A, B or O on your blood type).
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Among several other blood groups determined so far, the ABO blood groups are very important to date in view of the safe transfusion practices2.
Epidemiological information with respect to relationship between ABO blood groups and danger of coronary illness has been conflicting.
Recently ABO blood groups were studied not only for transfusion science but also its association with various diseases e.
Studies done on patients with gastric cancer, [1] duodenal ulcer, [2] colorectal cancer, [3,4] thyroid disorders, [5] ovarian tumors, [6] upper urinary tract tumors, [7] small cell carcinoma of lung, [8] breast cancer, [9] pancreatic cancer, [10] coronary heart disease [11,12] hypercholesterolemia, [13] diabetes mellitus, [13,14] and osteoporosis [15] have shown association with ABO blood groups.
No significant impact of age or ABO blood groups on anti-A(H1N1)pdm09 antibody titre distribution was observed.
ABO blood groups are a stable feature of a population and they differ among various socioeconomic, geographical and ethnic groups.
Relationship between cancer of stomach and the ABO blood groups.
Conclusion: We conclude that the over all frequency distribution of ABO blood groups in study population of Lahore is "B"> "O"> "A"> "AB".