ABO group

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Noun1.ABO group - a classification system for the antigens of human bloodABO group - 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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[11] in their study, could not find any association between ABO group and vWf.
To determine ABO group frequency of Surat population, we collected blood of college students attending hemoglobinopathy screening camps, after getting their informed written consent.
To assess the analytes regulated by the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988 (CLIA) in each "challenge," each survey contains 5 red blood cell samples for determination of ABO group and Rh D type, 5 corresponding serum samples for antibody detection and identification, and 1 red blood cell sample that serves as the "donor sample" for crossmatching against each of the 5 serum samples.
ABO group types and Rh specificity of the blood samples were determined using a DiaMed-ID Micro Typing System (DiaMed AG, Switzerland) via gel centrifugation.
Blood type A has A markers, B has B markers, AB has both A and B markers, and O has no markers of the ABO group.
Test Result Reference interval PT 14.3 12-15 s INR (a) 1.1 0.9-1.1 PTT 37 25-35 s Thrombin time 15 15-20 s Fibrinogen 331 175-450 mg/dL FVIII activity 23% 50%-150% vWF antigen 52% >50% vWF activity 64% 50%-150% vWF:FVIII binding assay <0.12 0.73-1.42 ABO group O (a) INR, international normalized ratio.
Clinical severity, rather than incidence or prevalence of detectable parasitemia, is a more relevant outcome to assess ABO group and survival.
It is the second most important blood group system after the ABO group system.
* manual procedures not involving an instrument (e.g., microbiology cultures, Kirby-Bauer disk susceptibility tests, tilt-tube prothrombin time test systems, ABO group and D [Rho] typing);
The ABO group system was the first of the 33 current blood group systems [1,2] to be identified and is the most significant for transfusion medicine practice.
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Determination of ABO group of red cells was performed by tube method.