Intrauterine Fetal Transfusion in Severe Rh Isoimmunisation

  • J. Bennebroek Gravenhorst
  • J. v. Woudenberg
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Part of the Developments in Hematology and Immunology book series (DIHI, volume 2)

Abstract

Intrauterine transfusion (IUT) was first reported by Liley in 19636. In 1965 this method of treatment was introduced at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology of the Leiden University Hospital.

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Bilirubin 

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  • J. Bennebroek Gravenhorst
  • J. v. Woudenberg

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