- Patient Preparation
- Test is performed on patients with warm autoantibodies who have been pregnant or transfused within the past 3 months.
- Plain red AND lavender (EDTA).
- Specimen Preparation
- Do not freeze red cells.
Transport 10 mL whole blood (plain red) AND 7 mL whole blood (EDTA) in original collection tubes.
Pediatric: Transport 3 mL whole blood (plain red) AND 2 mL whole blood (EDTA) in original collection tubes.
- Storage/Transport Temperature
- Unacceptable Conditions
- Separator or gel tubes.
- Ambient: 72 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: Unacceptable
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|2000201||Warm Triple Adsorption, Nbr. Performed|
- Warm Allo Adsorption