Identify unexpected red blood cell (RBC) antibodies in the patient's serum and, when applicable, in antibodies coating the patient's RBCs. Use for pretransfusion testing, organ/tissue transplantation, and evaluation of transfusion reactions. Do not use this test for prenatal patients. For prenatal patients, order Antibody ID RBC Prenatal - Reflex to Titer (0013005).
New York DOH Approval Status
Lavender (K2EDTA) or Pink (K2EDTA) AND Plain Red.
Do not freeze. Transport 10 mL whole blood (plain red) AND 20 mL whole blood (EDTA). (Min: 7 mL plain red AND 10 mL EDTA).
Refrigerated. Deliver to lab immediately.
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: Unacceptable
Includes: ABO/Rh Type, Rh Phenotype, Direct Coombs, RBC Antibody Identification, by various methods. Depending on antibody complexity, additional testing may be required. Additional charges apply. Client must provide patient transfusion history.
86900; 86901; 86906; 86880; 86870 x3; additional CPT codes may apply
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|0013019||Probable Rh Phenotype||10331-7|
|0013501||Antibody Identification PKG|
- Antibody Identification Non-Prenatal