Anti-Lw

Blood Group:  Landsteiner-Wiener

Common:

Causes HDN: 
Critical Titer:
Information:
There is some talk that anti-Lw should actually be anti-Lwa and that anti-Nea is actually anti-Lwb because it belongs to the LW blood group as well [1]. HDN due to anti-Lw is usually mild [6]. Anti-Lw has only been implicated in 1 case of severe HDN [7].


Articles:

1 - http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1423-0410.1982.tb00753.x/abstract

2 - http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1537-2995.1971.tb04372.x/full

3 - http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0268960X07000501

4 - https://www.scopus.com/record/display.uri?eid=2-s2.0-0014107288&origin=inward&txGid=51CD4A31E94691D815146F35F52A681D.wsnAw8kcdt7IPYLO0V48gA%3a2

5 - https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19706140

6 - http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1046/j.1365-3148.2002.00399.x/abstract

7 - http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1365-3148.2009.00936.x/abstract

8 - http://www.bloodjournal.org/content/95/2/375?sso-checked=true