Obstetric Outcome of Rh-negative Women

Original article


Mabrouka M. Legnain, Shakuntala Shenoy, R. Anjaneyulu

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology: Al-Jamahiriya Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, University of Garyounis, Benghazi, SP.L.A .J.

Garyounis Medical Journal Vol. 7, No. 1. January 1984:17-24


Rh-negative women, delivered ad Al-Jamahiriya Hospital Benghazi during the period from July 1980 to December 1981, were studied to find out the incidence and obstetric outcome. There were 2,339 Rh-negative women among 25,606 deliveries (9.13%). 156 patients were between gravidity 10th and 13th, and 34 were either gravida 14 or over. There were more mothers with blood group ‘O’ (39.14%)

Keywords: Obstetric Outcome of Rh-negative Women