The effect of maternal partial exchange transfusion on the infants of patients with sickle cell anemia.

@article{Morrison1976TheEO,
  title={The effect of maternal partial exchange transfusion on the infants of patients with sickle cell anemia.},
  author={John C. Morrison and Winfred L Wiser},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={1976},
  volume={89 2},
  pages={
          286-9
        }
}
The reproductive outcome of pregnancies complicated by severe sickle cell hemoglobinopathies is not usually satisfactory. In this study, prophylactic partial exchange transfusions have been used in 35 patients with sickle hemoglobinopathies. There was significant improvement in results, both maternal and neonatal, as compared to those in 29 pregnancies… CONTINUE READING