universal recipient


universal recipient

noun

Definition of UNIVERSAL RECIPIENT

:  a person with blood group AB blood who can receive blood from any donor

First Known Use of UNIVERSAL RECIPIENT

1922

universal recipient

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of UNIVERSAL RECIPIENT

1
: a person who has Rh-positive blood of the blood group AB and who can receive blood from any donor; broadly : a person with blood group AB blood
2
: the blood or blood group of a universal recipient

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