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)
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.
SPECIMEN IS NOT ACCEPTABLE WITHOUT IDENT-A™ BLOOD SYSTEM.
SST tube is not acceptable.
Do not centrifuge.
Specimen is saved for 3 days.
Analytical Time: 1 day
Days Set Up: Monday through Sunday
86901 – Rh type
86850 – antibody screen
86900 – blood type