type & screen


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type & screen

Group & screen Transfusion medicine A protocol used to determine the ABO and Rh groups of RBCs, and screen serum for the presence of potentially hemolyzing antibodies. See Cross-match, Immediate spin cross-match, Major cross-match.
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