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Year: 2019 | Month: January | Volume: 9 | Issue: 1 | Pages: 251-255

Bombay Blood Group: A Distinct Descent

Samarpita Pramanik

Senior Tutor, School of Nursing, Christian Hospital Berhampur, Odisha.


In the field of medical sciences, the Bombay blood group (oh/hh) is a rare yet evolving entity. The ‘oh’ blood group has distinct genotype and phenotype characteristics. This article explores the dynamics involved in the Bombay blood group, presenting its epidemiology, phenotype, genotype, biochemistry distribution, clinical manifestations and management.

Key words: Bombay blood group, Phenotype, Genotype, hh blood group

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