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Old 01-11-2019, 12:19 PM
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Is your blood missing Indian B? Zainab needs you!


A child undergoing treatment needs a very rare blood type.

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A person's blood type is determined by antigens. Zainab's blood is missing an antigen called Indian B, and her body will attack transfused blood that contains it. So, like Zainab, her donors need to be missing the antigen. In addition, they must have type O or A blood.
Such donors are "extremely rare," said Sandra Nance, senior director of the American Rare Donor Program.
 

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