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Table 2 Frequency and pattern of allo-antibodies observed

From: Pattern and prevelence of alloimmunization in multiply transfused patients with sickle cell disease in Nigeria

Antibody reactions and types of antibody
  Types of antibody
Antibody screening Rh Duffy Kell No. of antibody Auto antibody Total
Agglutination with Coombs reagent only 0 0 1 0 0 1
Agglutination with Coombs reagent + enzymes 7 2 5 1 0 15
Agglutination with enzyme only 0 0 0 9 0 9
Agglutination with auto cells 0 0 0 0 1 1
No agglutination 0 0 0 54 0 54
Total 7 2 6 64 1 80