ABO, Rh Type, Antibody Screen, Blood

Additional Info:

If antibody screen is positive, an “Antibody Identification, RBC Antibodies, Plasma” will be performed. If indicated, further testing will result in additional charges.

Methodology: Micro Testing System (MTS)

Specimen Requirements: SAMPLE MUST ARRIVE WITHIN 4 HOURS OF DRAW.
1 pink-top (EDTA) tube (minimum: 6.0 mL of EDTA whole blood). Forward promptly at ambient temperature only.

NOTE:

Lavender-top is also acceptable.
SST tube is not acceptable.
Do not centrifuge.

Analytical Time:

2 days

Days Set Up: Monday through Saturday

CPT Information:
86901 – Rh type
86850 – antibody screen
86900 – blood type