ABO-Rh Type
0010025
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
ABORH-A
Methodology
Hemagglutination
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
Within 24 hours  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
UUHSC Testing OnlyUUHSC Testing Only

Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Testing is limited to the University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Primary Children's Medical Center, and Intermountain Shriners Hospital (1017) only.

Lavender (EDTA) or pink (K2EDTA).  
Specimen Preparation
Do not freeze. Transport 7 mL whole blood. (Min: 3 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Frozen specimens. Separator tubes.  
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
 
CPT Code(s)
86900; 86901
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0010013ABORh Type Automated
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Aliases
  • Blood Type