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Maternofetal Transfusion

Maternal Fetal Transfusion Syndrome


  • This book presents recent and important findings on stem cell research which is finding many applications including nervous system diseases, diabetes, heart disease, auto-immune diseases as well as Parkinson's disease, end-stage kidney disease, liver[books.google.com]
  • We present two infants with unusual re-sults. The RBCs of Infant 1 were agglutinated, by use of tube testing, with reagent anti-B, but not with anti-A.[documents.tips]
  • However,it has been shown that in up to 56% of all Rh-sensitisedwomen who have not had an abortion or transfusionRh-antibodies were already present in the first Rh-dissonantpregnancy, and anti-D-prophylaxis would be too late.The origin of these antibodies[docslide.net]
  • Clinical presentation and diagnosis The presentation is frequently without a clear precipitating factor. The diagnosis of this condition may be performed in the majority cases only after the injury happened.[medichub.ro]
  • This book is a comprehensive yet manageable resource for physicians and nurses wishing to learn more about PID, as well as a useful tool for both doctors-in-training and specialists in clinical decision-making and treatment planning.[books.google.com]
  • Advances in medical technology have increased the physician's ability to direct medical procedures towards the fetus. Previously, physicians conceptualized the maternal-fetal dyad as one complex patient.[depts.washington.edu]
  • Third, if a mother cannot get evaluated at the OB/GYN office by a physician, I suggest that she proceed to a hospital labor and delivery department for evaluation by the nursing staff and a physician.[painterfirm.com]
  • Read Full Story » View all patient stories » 1 Located within the UT Physicians Professional Building in the Texas Medical Center, The Fetal Center is affiliated with Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and the physicians at McGovern Medical School at[childrens.memorialhermann.org]
  • Canales, Antonia Rodriguez, Crisogono de la Camara, andFernando Hernandez-NavarroAt our center, ABO and Rh typing of all newborns is performed on umbilical cord blood samples with tube-based testing; geltesting is an ancillary strategy used to resolve weak[docslide.com.br]
  • The fact that Bowen and Ren- field [2] found anti-D already 1-3 months after birth in several cases may also point to Maternofetal Transfusion during Delivery 243 maternofetal transfusion during pregnancy as in cases of weak sensitization against the[dokumen.tips]
  • ., Down Syndrome, 13, & 18 Clinical signs of hyperviscosity: Lethargy Hypotonia Weak suck Difficult to arouse Irritable when aroused Tremulousness Seizures Plethora Tachypnea or respiratory distress Abdominal distention Screening: High risk infants who[uichildrens.org]
  • […] cephalohematoma are noted Lungs are examined for rales, rhonchi, and decreased breath sounds (pneumonia) Abdomen is examined for distention, mass (hepatosplenomegaly), or pain (intestinal obstruction) Neurologic examination should focus on signs of hypotonia or weakness[slideplayer.com]
  • Ravishankar also found that placental parenchymal pallor, intervillous thrombi and the presence of nucleated RBCs are highly associated with documented FMH in both normal pregnancies and pregnancies associated with fetal or neonatal death(8).[medichub.ro]
  • If the fetal bleeding is massive, the mother can experience a transfusion reaction that becomes manifest trough the following signs and symptoms: fever and chills, nausea and edema(26). As presented, the initial symptoms of FMH are very nonspecific.[medichub.ro]
Heart Disease
  • This book presents recent and important findings on stem cell research which is finding many applications including nervous system diseases, diabetes, heart disease, auto-immune diseases as well as Parkinson's disease, end-stage kidney disease, liver[books.google.com]
  • I find that some patients who developischxmic heart-disease admit to an unusually high dailymilk intake, and I think that the latter may prove to be amore important dietary factor than a particular beverageor the amount of sucrose consumed. 308 Cricklewood[docslide.net]
  • Screening for congenital heart disease is warranted in all monochorionic twins, in particular those complicated by TTTS.[smfm.org]
  • Services include: Care and counseling before pregnancy begins (preconception care) for women who have increased medical, surgical or genetic risks Integrated care for chronic conditions during pregnancy: Cancer Heart disease High blood pressure Pre-eclampsia[mayoclinic.org]
  • Oral involvement is very common, with areas of erythema and atrophy, lichenoid or hyperkeratotic plaques, ulceration, and atrophic glossitis. [20] Reticulate patchy hyperpigmentation and, less commonly, hypopigmentation, poikiloderma, vitiligo (which[e-ijd.org]
  • Neonatal erythema infectiosum. Acta Paediatr Jpn 1998 ; 40 : 88 –90. Wolff K , Broliden K, Marsk A, et al . One stillborn and one severely hydropic twin due to parvovirus B19 infection; successful outcome of the surviving twin.[adc.bmj.com]
  • An outbreak of erythema infectiosum associated with human Parvovirus infection. J Hyg (Lond) 1984; 93 :85–93. [ Article PMC gratuit ] [ PubMed ] [ Google Scholar ] 49. Woolf AD. Human Parvovirus B19 and arthritis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • PARVOVIRUS INFECTION Human parvovirus B19 causes erythema infectiosum (fifth disease) in children. During outbreaks, household contacts as well as school teachers frequently are exposed.[glowm.com]
Hydrops Fetalis
  • Stay at the forefront of your field thanks to new and completely revised chapters covering topics such as: Principles and Practice l Immune and Non-immune Hydrops Fetalis l Amniotic Fluid Volume l Enhancing Safe Prescribing in the Neonatal Intensive Care[books.google.de]
  • Newborns with hydrops fetalis are extremely pale with hematocrits usually less than 5.[emedicine.medscape.com]
  • Hydrops fetalis was first described by Ballantyne in 1892, which means universal edema of the newborn. Three major conditions are responsible for this state: anemia, hypoproteinemia and cardiac failure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Chronic massive fetomaternal transplacental hemorrhage is a documented cause of nonimmune hydrops fetalis. The present authors describe a remarkable instance of such a hemorrhage that produced heart failure and hydrops in utero.[journals.lww.com]
Leg Cramp
  • I have found that a wine-bottle cork, strategically placedbetween the pillow and upper sheet, is extremely effectivein relieving leg cramps in my patients.[docslide.net]
Behavior Disorder
  • .- ) Type 2 Excludes mental and behavioral disorders associated with the puerperium ( F53.- ) obstetrical tetanus ( A34 ) postpartum necrosis of pituitary gland ( E23.0 ) puerperal osteomalacia ( M83.0 ) Use Additional code from category Z3A, Weeks of[icd10data.com]


  • Make informed clinical choices for each patient, from diagnosis and treatment selection through post-treatment strategies and management of complications, with new evidence-based criteria throughout.[books.google.de]
  • One of the manyadvantages of this simple treatment is its relative cheapness-the cork from a 1929 Chateau iviouton Rothschild hasno advantage over that of a cheap quaffing wine.[docslide.net]
  • Homozygous α-thalassemia: Challenges surrounding early identification, treatment, and cure. Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 64 (1), 151-155.[jhu.pure.elsevier.com]


  • AU - Meier, Emily Riehm PY - 2017/1/1 Y1 - 2017/1/1 N2 - The prognosis for homozygous α-thalassemia is changing.[jhu.pure.elsevier.com]
  • Prognosis FMH is followed by fetal anemia which has severe consequences such as neurologic injury, stillbirth, or neonatal death(3).[medichub.ro]
  • Ingemarsson Prognosis and long-term follow-up of a twin after antenatal death of the one twin J Reprod Med, 38 (1993), pp. 142-146 [66.] M. Eglowstein, M.E.[elsevier.es]
  • Long-term prognosis for infants after massive fetomaternal hemorrhage. Obstet Gynecol 2007. Aug; 110 ( 2 Pt 1 ):256-260 10.1097/01.AOG.0000271212.66040.70 [ PubMed ] [ CrossRef ] [ Google Scholar ] 8. Sebring ES, Polesky HF.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • […] with the persistence of maternal lymphocytes causing variable degrees of graft versus host disease (GVHD). 2 In a congenitally immunodeficient host, maternal cells which gain entry into the fetus may provoke systemic allogeneic disease, worsening the prognosis[adc.bmj.com]


  • Certain conditions have both an underlying etiology and multiple body system manifestations due to the underlying etiology.[icd10coded.com]
  • Etiology SCID-X1 results from a defect in the IL2RG gene encoding the common gamma chain. Genetic counseling Transmission is X-linked. The documents contained in this web site are presented for information purposes only.[orpha.net]
  • Pathophysiology: The primary etiology of TTTS is thought to involve intertwin vascular connections within the placenta ( Figure 4 ).[smfm.org]
  • But hyperbilirubinemia of any etiology is a concern once the level is high enough.[merckmanuals.com]
  • Future studies on the etiology of placental microtransfusions should provide greater insight into the mechanism of HIV-1 MTCT and suggest new strategies to prevent IP HIV-1 transmission in the developing world.[journals.plos.org]


  • Annard has shown an epidemiological correlation between the consumption ofheated milk and the incidence of cardiovascular disease.As cold milk is usually added to tea, but heated milk oftento coffee, might the connection between coffee drinkingand myocardial[docslide.net]
  • Summary Epidemiology It accounts for approximately 50% of SCID cases and is the most common form of SCID in Europe. The annual incidence varies among the populations but it is estimated at approximately 1/200,000 births. The disease occurs in males.[orpha.net]
  • Congenital cytomegalovirus infection: review of the epidemiology and outcome. Obstet Gynecol Surv. 2002; 57 :245–256. [ PubMed ] [ Google Scholar ] 8. Fowler KB, Stagno S, Pass RF.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Epidemiology/Incidence: TTTS complicates about 8-10% of MCDA pregnancies. The prevalence of TTTS is approximately 1-3 per 10,000 births.[smfm.org]
  • The Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine is engaged in clinical, basic bench and epidemiological research as one of its primary missions.[hopkinsmedicine.org]
Sex distribution
Age distribution


  • Although the book’s primary focus is on practical diagnosis and management, the pathophysiology of PID is also discussed.[books.google.com]
  • Pathophysiology: The primary etiology of TTTS is thought to involve intertwin vascular connections within the placenta ( Figure 4 ).[smfm.org]
  • Am J Obstet Gynecol 163: 776, 1990 106 Nicolini U, Talbert DG, Fisk NM, Rodeck CH: Pathophysiology of pressure changes during intrauterine transfusion.[glowm.com]


  • Thevalue of giving IgG-anti-D prophylaxis at the right timeto prevent Rh-sensitisation has been proved.[docslide.net]
  • Hillyer has been awarded many million dollars in research funding from the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other agencies.[books.google.com]
  • Once researchers outlined the most common mechanism (anti-D formation in an Rh-negative mother impacting future D-positive babies) and the intervention to prevent its occurrence (injection of Rh Immune Globulin to prevent anti-D formation in the mother[bbguy.org]
  • Progesterone hormone treatment could help prevent 30 percent of recurrent spontaneous pre-term births.[dhrmfm.com]
  • The objective of red cell IUT is to prevent or treat life-threatening fetal anaemia (hydrops fetalis) and allow the pregnancy to continue to a stage where a viable baby can be delivered (ideally at least 36 weeks gestation).[transfusionguidelines.org]

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