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isoimmunization

 [i″so-im″u-nĭ-za´shun]
development of antibodies in response to isoantigens.

i·so·im·mu·ni·za·tion

(ī'sō-im'yū-nī-zā'shŭn),
Development of a significant titer of specific antibody as a result of antigenic stimulation with material contained on or in the red blood cells of another individual of the same species; for example, isoimmunization is likely to occur when an Rh-negative person is treated with a transfusion of Rh-positive blood from another human being, or an Rh-negative woman has a pregnancy in which the fetus inherits Rh-positive red blood cells.

isoimmunization

/iso·im·mu·ni·za·tion/ (-im″u-nĭ-za´shun) development of antibodies in response to isoantigens.

isoimmunization

[ī′sō·im′yənīzā′shən]
the development of antibodies against antigens from the same species, such as anti-Rh antibodies in an Rh-negative person. See also erythroblastosis fetalis.

i·so·im·mu·ni·za·tion

(ī'sō-im'yū-nī-zā'shŭn)
Development of a significant titer of specific antibody as a result of antigenic stimulation with material contained on or in the red blood cells of another individual of the same species.

isoimmunization

alloimmunization.

isoimmunization of pregnancy
see alloimmunization of pregnancy.
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Screening is mainly for pregnancies at risk of fetal growth restriction and pre-eclampsia while monitoring will include fetal growth restriction, and isoimmunisation.
Nulliparous with singleton vertex presenting pregnancy, either in latent phase of spontaneous labour or having an indication for induction of labour as laid down in the ACOG practice bulletin 114, 2009 are [1] Abruptio placentae, Chorioamnionitis, Foetal demise, Gestational hypertension, Preeclampsia, eclampsia, Premature rupture of membranes, Post-term pregnancy, Maternal medical conditions (eg, diabetes mellitus, renal disease, chronic pulmonary disease, chronic hypertension, antiphospholipid syndrome), Foetal compromise (eg, severe foetal growth restriction, isoimmunisation, oligohydramnios) and Logistic reasons like Risk rapid labour, History rapid labour, Distance from the hospital, Psychosocial indication.
The prospective study was conducted for a period of 2 years at our tertiary care centre over all pregnant women attending the antenatal clinic with a gestational age>32 weeks having risk factor like Mild preeclampsia, Severe preeclampsia, Severe preeclampsia with IUGR, Oligohydramnios, Anaemia, Gestational diabetes, Rh isoimmunisation, overdue, etc.
A history of PIH, gestational diabetes mellitus, premature rupture of membrane, Rh isoimmunisation in the mother, any drug consumption was taken.