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ABO and Rh Type

Centralized Core Laboratory : Blood Bank

Test ID/Workstation :
ABORH BBANK
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Red top (no anticoagulant) tube or red microtube
Collection Volume:
2.5 mL
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.
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8723
TAT:
30 minutes
Additional Info:
-
CPT Code:
86900
Synonyms:
ABO Type & Rh; Blood Type; Type & Rh; Blood Grouping & Rh Typing