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).
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