Erythroblastosis Evaluation

Centralized Core Laboratory:Blood Bank

Test ID/Workstation: ERYTH BBANK

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type: Red top glass (no anticoagulant) tube

Collection Volume: 4.0 mL serum from biological mother of patient and 0.3 mL from patient

Cause for rejection: Improperly labeled specimen, gross hemolysis

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Daily, 24 hours

Methodology: Tube Testing

Special Instructions: Label the tube with a patient identification label (2 identifiers). Collector employee ID#, date, and time must be added to the label at collection.

All Blood Bank specimens must be accompanied by a completely filled out Blood Bank Requisition to include two signatures at the time of specimen collection.

Mislabeled Blood Bank Specimens will not be processed, regardless of the situation. Specimens for Blood Bank testing with any type of mismatched or missing information must be redrawn.

For Outpatients, test should only be drawn in outpatient locations within a Hospital (Akron or Beeghly)

Lab/Phone: 330-543-8723

TAT: 1 hour (STAT); 4 hours (Routine)

Additional Info: -

CPT Code: 86900

Synonyms: Erythro Workup; Hemolytic Disease of the Newborn Workup

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