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What can you do to prevent Erythroblastosis fetalis?
You can inject the mother with Rh immunoglobulin.
Why is O- the universal donor?
Because anyone can receive Rh- blood./
There are 3 alleles for ABO blood types. What are they?
A, B, and O
How is the O allele written?
Is the O allele dominant or recessive?
How are A and B alleles written?
They are written as superscripts after the capital letter I.
A person with type A blood can be either __ (AA) or __ (AO) for this dominant trait.
homozygous or heterozygous
A person with type O blood doesn't show either A or B on his __.
Which blood cell provides protection against many infectious diseases?
What is another name for WBCs?
What are 5 types of WBCs?
What contain granules of substances involved in acute inflammatory or allergic reactions?
How long is the lifespan of a granulocyte?