What is the role of RhoGAM in the workup of early pregnancy loss?

Updated: Nov 05, 2018
  • Author: Slava V Gaufberg, MD; Chief Editor: Jeter (Jay) Pritchard Taylor, III, MD  more...
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Prevent hemolytic disease of the newborn. Ascertain the blood type of every pregnant patient with vaginal bleeding. If the patient is Rh-negative, administer RhoGAM to prevent hemolytic disease of the newborn (see Medication).


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