Human Blood Type Compatibility Charts

Discussion in 'Survival Articles' started by survivalmonkey, Aug 5, 2006.

  1. survivalmonkey

    survivalmonkey Monkey+++

    +++ Please read this entire page! Update at bottom: There seems to be some debate pertaining the differences in package whole blood from a hostpital vs. human to human transfusions. +++

    Please consult with a medical professional before following any of this advice. We are merely passing the below as information that has been found or sent to us over the years.

    Blood is grouped into four types: A, B, AB, and O. Each type is also classified by an RH factor – either positive ( + ) or negative ( - ). When a blood transfusion is necessary, donor and patient blood must be compatible. If not, the patient’s body will react to the incompatible donor cells, leading to complications, maybe even death.

    Your ABO blood grouping and Rh factor are inherited from your parents. Check the chart below to see what percentage of the population shares your ABO grouping.

    Possible Blood Transfusion Combinations

    This from a reader

    I have to clarify your blood compatibility chart. Your data is correct is you are referring to packed red blood cell transfusions (typical in-hospital type). But is you are talking about person to person whole blood transfusions your chart is completely incorrect. As a hospital laboratory tech for 10 years I know what I am talking about. If you want correct information then I will be happy to supply that. But if you do not want to believe me (as on then I do hope that your readers do not attempt a person to person blood transfusion based on your recommendations.

    Here is the chart that was sent to me:

    Attached Files:

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  2. Brokor

    Brokor Live Free or Cry Moderator Site Supporter+++ Founding Member

  3. CATO

    CATO Monkey+++

    Take a screen grab . . . put it in a document . . . print it, copy it, memorize it . . . there are many different ways to get this information into hardcopy.

    Last edited: Apr 27, 2015
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  4. RangerRick

    RangerRick RangerRick-North Idaho Oath Keeper

    Try to print out as suggested and get a note back saying the publisher will not allow that.
    Did I hit the wrong button, Good info for the medical kit
  5. Ganado

    Ganado Monkey+++

    Here are 3rd you can try.... I converted Cato's see if it works for you...These charts are based on red cell transfusions NOT WHOLE BLOOD DONOR TO DONOR.

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    Last edited: Apr 27, 2015
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  6. Motomom34

    Motomom34 Moderator Moderator Site Supporter++

    Great thread. Useful info. Everyone should know their blood type.

    O neg.
  7. 3M-TA3

    3M-TA3 Cold Wet Monkey

    AB+ Looks like I'm a taker and not a giver... thanks in advance, everybody!
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  8. Georgia_Boy

    Georgia_Boy Monkey+++

  9. Ganado

    Ganado Monkey+++

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  10. Motomom34

    Motomom34 Moderator Moderator Site Supporter++

    @Georgia_Boy thanks for the Chinook link- lots of great stuff.
  11. vonslob

    vonslob Monkey++

    AB negative here. I donate blood because of it. Have needed blood before and my type is not easy to come across so I give when I can. Wow I did not know that AB neg was only 1% of the population, knew it was rare but not that rare.
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  12. kellory

    kellory An unemployed Jester, is nobody's fool.

  13. bonebrake

    bonebrake Neophyte Monkey

    Very Nice article indeed. Learning a lot from here. Keep up the good work guys. Cheers.
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