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Bombay Blood Group - Frequently Asked Questions

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. How common is the Bombay Blood group in India?

1 of 10,000 Indians are found to have Bombay Blood Group.
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2. Does Bombay blood group only affect Indians?

Bombay blood group is also seen in individuals besides Indians, though it is much rarer, amounting to one in a million cases in Europe.

3. What happens when a Bombay Blood group individual receives blood transfusion from an ABO blood group?

The patient is at a high risk of suffering from acute hemolytic transfusion reaction

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manishu

HI....one point i want to share.. A person can donate this blood group only once in 3 months and this Blood group can not be stored for long periods of time.

Imayavaramban

Is there any possible diseases that caused due to this blood group?

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