Prevention of Rh D Alloimmunization

Publication Date: August 1, 2017
Last Updated: March 14, 2022

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Prophylactic anti-D immune globulin should be offered to unsensitized Rh D-negative women at 28 weeks of gestation. Following birth, if the infant is confirmed to be Rh D positive, all Rh D-negative women who are not known to be sensitized should receive anti-D immune globulin within 72 hours of delivery. (A)
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Prevention of Rh D Alloimmunization

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