Antibody titer

Alphabetical Test listing

Antibody titer-6272

  
Antibody titer
  
6272
  
LAB6272
  
ABT
  
  • Antibody titer will include antibody identification and appropriate red cell antigen typing(s) as required
  • Each serum technique/panel needed will be charged separately.
  • Other special testing may be required for significant antibody identification and will be performed at an additional charge
  
EDTA whole blood and serum clot tubes
  

Two (2) Lavender (EDTA), 4mL tubes

Two (2) Red serum vial/tube, 10 mL tubes

  
8 mL EDTA whole blood and 2 10mL clot tubes
  

In certain circumstances, additional blood may be requested to complete testing. If the patient has a known antibody, send 2 - 3 4mL EDTA whole blood tubes for testing.

Labelling instructions:
Excellian sites:
Tube must be labeled with the patients first and last name and Excellian MRN, date and time of collection and phlebotomist’s A#

Non-Excellian sites:
Tube must be labeled with the patient's first and last name and date of birth, date and time of collection and phlebotomist’s initials.

  

Submit tubes unspun

  

Two (2) Lavender (EDTA), 4 mL tubes and

Two (2) Red serum vial/tube, 10 mL tubes

  

Refrigerated - 3 days (96 hours)

  
  • Improper label (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Hemolysis
  
AHL - Blood Bank: B
  
Daily
  
1 - 2 days
  

Hemagglutination

  
86886
  
11/30/2001
  
09/20/2019