Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology IAMM  | About us |  Subscription |  e-Alerts  | Feedback |  Login   
  Print this page Email this page   Small font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size
 Home | Ahead of Print | Current Issue | Archives | Search | Instructions  
Users Online: 535 Official Publication of Indian Association of Medical Microbiologists 
 ~   Next article
 ~   Previous article
 ~   Table of Contents

 ~   Similar in PUBMED
 ~  Search Pubmed for
 ~  Search in Google Scholar for
 ~   Citation Manager
 ~   Access Statistics
 ~   Reader Comments
 ~   Email Alert *
 ~   Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed493    
    Printed33    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded4    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal

 

 
Year : 1990  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 12-14

Hepatitis B Carrier State During Pregnancy : Is Rh Blood Group A Risk Factor?



Correspondence Address:
I Gupta


Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


Rights and PermissionsRights and Permissions

A total of 4131 pregnant women were screened for HBsAg and Rh blood group during July 1987 to December 1989. One hundred and eight (2.6%) women were HBsAg positive. There was no significant difference in the HBsAg carriage in Rh positive women (2.5%) and Rh negative women (3.7%). From this data, it appears that Rh blood group has no role in the pathogenesis of HBsAg carriage during pregnancy.






[PDF Not available]*


        
Print this article     Email this article

2004 - Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology
Published by Wolters Kluwer - Medknow

Online since April 2001, new site since 1st August '04