A database of blood group correlations to common diseases
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|Description:||Group B is most susceptible to schistosomiasis.|
Intensity, annual incidence of S. haematobium infection and related organ pathology was significantly higher among children of blood group 'A' and lowest among blood group 'O' children (P < 0.01, F-value = 6.13). Similarly, S. Mansoni intensity and incidence of infection and related liver lesions were highest among children of blood group 'A' (P < 0.005, F-value = 11.45). (1)
|References:||1. Ndamba J, Gomo E, Nyazema N, Makaza N, Kaondera KC.Schistosomiasis infection in relation to the ABO blood groups among school children in Zimbabwe. Acta Trop. 1997 May 30;65(3):181-90.|
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