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Halbrecht's syndrome

Synonyms

ABO erythroblastosis, icterus neonatorum precox.

Related people

Jaundice appearing in newborns within 24 hours of birth

Description

Jaundice appearing in newborns within 24 hours of birth and related to ABO blood type incompatibility between mother and infant.

Bibliography

J. Halbrecht:
•  Role of hemagglutinins anti-A and anti-B in pathogenesi of jaundice of
   the newborn (icterus neonatorum precox).
   American Journal of Diseases of Children, Chicago, 1944, 68: 248-249.

J. Halbrecht and C. Klibanski:
•  Identification of a new normal embryonic haemoglobin.
   Nature, October 13, 1956, 178: 795-795.

J. Halbrecht:
•  Role of hemo-agglutinins anti-A and anti-B in pathogenesis of the newborn
   (icterus neonatorum praecox).
   American Journal of Diseases of Children, 1964, 45: 1.

Stanley Jablonski:
• Jablonski’s Dictionary of Syndromes & Eponymic diseases.
  Krieger Publishing Company, Malabar, Florida, 1991.

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