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Person with blood group AB is considered as universal recipient because he has:

  • Option 1)

    both A and B antigens on RBC but no antibodies in the plasma.

  • Option 2)

    both A and B antibodies in the plasma.

  • Option 3)

    no antigen on RBC and no antibody in the plasma.

  • Option 4)

    both A and B antigens in the plasma but no antibodies.

 
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Universal Recipients -

Persons with ‘AB’ group can accept blood from persons with AB as well as the other groups of blood.

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Therefore, such persons are called ‘universal recipients’

 

 AB is universal acceptor


Option 1)

both A and B antigens on RBC but no antibodies in the plasma.

This solution is correct 

Option 2)

both A and B antibodies in the plasma.

This solution is incorrect 

Option 3)

no antigen on RBC and no antibody in the plasma.

This solution is incorrect 

Option 4)

both A and B antigens in the plasma but no antibodies.

This solution is incorrect 

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