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Test Code TYPE ABO/RH TYPE

Important Note

See Blood Transfusion Services for additional information.

 

 

Performing Laboratory

Porter Hospital Laboratory

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Whole blood

Container/Tube: Pink top (EDTA) or Red Top

Specimen Volume: 7 mL

Specimen Minimum Volume: 3.5 mL

Collection Instructions:

1. Send specimen in original tube.

Specimen Transport Temperature

Refrigerate

Days Performed

Daily

Methodology

Agglutination by tube test

Test Classification and CPT Coding

86900, 86901