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Blood Grouping and Crossmatching

"Blood Grouping and Crossmatching" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Testing erythrocytes to determine presence or absence of blood-group antigens, testing of serum to determine the presence or absence of antibodies to these antigens, and selecting biocompatible blood by crossmatching samples from the donor against samples from the recipient. Crossmatching is performed prior to transfusion.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Blood Grouping and Crossmatching" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Blood Grouping and Crossmatching" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 55 publications over 24 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2017
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.