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Descriptor English:   Histocompatibility Testing 
Descriptor Spanish:   pruebas de histocompatibilidad 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Teste de Histocompatibilidade 
Synonyms English:   Crossmatching, Tissue
Crossmatchings, Tissue
HLA Typing
HLA Typings
Histocompatibility Testings
Testing, Histocompatibility
Testings, Histocompatibility
Tissue Crossmatching
Tissue Crossmatchings
Tissue Typing
Tissue Typings
Typing, HLA
Typing, Tissue
Typings, HLA
Typings, Tissue  
Tree Number:   E01.370.225.812.385
Definition English:   Identification of the major histocompatibility antigens of transplant DONORS and potential recipients, usually by serological tests. Donor and recipient pairs should be of identical ABO blood group, and in addition should be matched as closely as possible for HISTOCOMPATIBILITY ANTIGENS in order to minimize the likelihood of allograft rejection. (King, Dictionary of Genetics, 4th ed) 
Indexing Annotation English:   human or animal; do not confuse with HEMOCOMPATIBILITY TESTING see MATERIALS TESTING
History Note English:   70(68) 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects CL classification
EC economics ES ethics
HI history IS instrumentation
MT methods MO mortality
NU nursing PX psychology
ST standards SN statistics & numerical data
TD trends VE veterinary
Record Number:   22496 
Unique Identifier:   D006650 

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