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Fetofetal Transfusion

"Fetofetal Transfusion" 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.

Passage of blood from one fetus to another via an arteriovenous communication or other shunt, in a monozygotic twin pregnancy. It results in anemia in one twin and polycythemia in the other. (Lee et al., Wintrobe's Clinical Hematology, 9th ed, p737-8)


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Fetofetal Transfusion" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Fetofetal Transfusion" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 36 publications over 19 distinct years, with a maximum of 7 publications in 2010
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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.