Case 37

1. Presented by Eric A. Gehrie, MD and prepared by Lorraine N. Blagg, MA, MLS(ASCP)SBB

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A neonate was born at 32 weeks gestation and was transferred to the NICU. The neonate had an APGAR score of 8 at one minute. The neonate had a white cell count of 10.4 K/cu mm, hemoglobin of 16.4 g/dL, hematocrit of 45.2% and a platelet count of 126 K/cu mm. The mom has a medical history of being O Negative with a positive antibody screen due to Rh immunoglobulin (RhIG). The neonatal type and screen was sent to the lab for testing.

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