Rh type, cord

Alphabetical Test listing

Rh type, cord-6089

  
Rh type, cord
  
6089
  
86901.2
  
RHC
  
Rhesus factor
  

If RhD is negative, may reflex to Weak D test

  
Cord blood
  
  
4.0 mL
  

Avoid contamination with Wharton's jelly

Labelling instructions:
Tube must be labeled as "cord blood".

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.


Any combination of the cord ABO, Rh and/or DAT testing can be perfomed off of one 4mL EDTA tube

  

Lavender (EDTA), 4mL

  

Refrigerated - 3 days

  
  • To comply with American Association of Blood Banks Standards, the Allina Health Laboratory Transfusion Services has adopted a NO TOLERANCE policy for labeling errors. Transfusion Services will only accept specimens that are complete, accurate and legibly labeled. Specimens that do not meet the mandatory labeling requirements will be rejected.
  
AHL - Blood Bank: B
  
Daily
  
1 day
  

Agglutination

  

The Rh blood group system is the second most important blood group system, after the ABO blood group system

  
86901
  
No
  
10/19/2015
  
02/24/2020
  
02/11/2020