Centralized Core Laboratory:Blood Bank
Purple top (EDTA) tube: Whole Blood
6.0 mL (minimum 3.0 mL)
Cause for rejection:
Sent to reference lab
Patients should be at least 6 months of age. The antibody titers reported are dependent upon patient blood type.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.
OC Power Word:
Reference range is available on patient report