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Rh

 
2. symbol for Rhesus factor (see rh factor).
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

RH

Abbreviation for releasing hormone.

Rh

1. Symbol for rhodium.
2. See Rh blood group, in Blood Groups Appendix.
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Rh

(är′āch′)
adj.
Of or relating to the Rh factor: an Rh antigen; the Rh blood group; Rh incompatibility.
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rH

Recombinant human
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

Rh

1. Symbol for rhodium
2. Abbreviation for rhesus.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

Rh

A blood typing group, like the ABO system. When a mother is Rh negative and her baby is Rh positive, she may develop antibodies to the baby's blood that will cause it to hemolyze.
Mentioned in: Coombs' Tests
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

Rh

Symbol for rhodium.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012

Patient discussion about Rh

Q. Explain RH please

A. Rh...? as the blood type Rh? or you meant to ask about RA which is Rheumatoid Arthritis.
if you seek information about the blood type, here is something that will help you understand:
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003345.htm

if RA is what you are looking for, here is a great tutorial that will do it nicely:
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tutorials/rheumatoidarthritis/htm/lesson.htm

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