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RH condition

Another example of an antigen/antibody reaction

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Hemolytic disease of the newborn

Making immature red blood cells

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Jaundice

The excessive destruction of red blood cells

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Bilirubin

A chemical pigment

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Congenital anomaly

A birth defect

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Recombinant DNA

Taking a gene and putting it into another organism

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Polymerase chain reaction

Producing multiple copies of a single gene

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Syndrome

A course for running a group of signs or symptoms that appear together

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Reye syndrome

Increase in cranial pressure

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Marfan syndrome

Inherited connected tissue disorder marked by tall thin body