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ABO-Rh Prenatal
0010014
Ordering Recommendation

Determine the patient's blood type (ABO and Rh D) in prenatal patients only, to evaluate possible risk for hemolytic disease of the fetus and newborn (HDFN) and to evaluate if the patient is a candidate for Rh Immunoglobulin. 

Mnemonic
ABORH-PR
Methodology
Hemagglutination
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
Within 24 hours
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Lavender (EDTA) or pink (K2EDTA). 
Specimen Preparation
Transport 7 mL whole blood. (Min: 3 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Frozen specimens. 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 72 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: Unacceptable 
Reference Interval
ABO Typing: A, B, AB, O
Rh Typing: Rh positive/Rh negative
Interpretive Data


Note
Hotline History
N/A
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0010016ABORh Prenatal882-1
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Aliases
  • Blood Type, Prenatal