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okay then if my dh and i have the same blood type .. does that mean...

our son will have the same blood type? im A+ and soo is my hubby

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Asked by Luckyme3487 at 3:51 AM on Dec. 15, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • not always the case... not that i know of anyway ... but then again my sister me and our mother all have the same 0+

    Answer by pinkrayn at 3:52 AM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • Everyone has two genes for blood type. These genes control which antigens your body produces. Since you have A type, then your body produces type A antigens.

    You could have AA, or AO. Either would give you A blood. If you both had AO, then your kid could end up with OO, meaning no antigens.

    The child will have either A or O type blood.

    Answer by Piskie at 3:57 AM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • Piskie got it.

    Answer by Dr.Donna at 6:31 AM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • so thats not true? because my hubby and i both have A+, we've a assumed our kids do as well. even put it on documents, ut oh.

    Answer by keisha613 at 6:46 AM on Dec. 15, 2010

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