Definition of rhesus positive in English:

rhesus positive

Line breaks: rhe¦sus posi|tive


  • Having the rhesus factor.
    More example sentences
    • In later pregnancies where the baby is also rhesus positive, the levels of these antibodies in the mother's blood rise rapidly.
    • Mrs Barclay suffers from rhesus disease, a blood disorder which occurs in around one in 100 women with rhesus negative blood carrying rhesus positive babies.
    • Anti-D is given to rhesus negative mothers who have given birth to rhesus positive babies.

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