Translation of Rhesus-positive in Spanish:

Rhesus-positive

Rh positivo, adj.

(Rh-positive)

adjective

Medicine

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    (blood/person) Rh positivo
    (person/blood) Rhesus positivo
    to be Rhesus-positive ser Rh / Rhesus positivo
    • In later pregnancies where the baby is also rhesus positive, the levels of these antibodies in the mother's blood rise rapidly.
    • Mrs Barclay suffers from rhesus disease, a blood disorder which occurs in around one in 100 women with rhesus negative blood carrying rhesus positive babies.
    • Anti-D is given to rhesus negative mothers who have given birth to rhesus positive babies.