Test directory: Blood Group And RH

Ordering Code13
Test NameBlood Group And RH
AliasType & RH
Blood Group
Blood Type
RH Type
Preferred SpecimenWhole Blood
Preferred ContainerEDTA, K2 (Lavender)
Optimum Volume6 mL
Collection InstructionsPlace Securline blood band on patients for pre-ops & crossmatches.
Transport RequirementsOahu: Ambient
Airline: Refrigerated
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 24 Hours
Refrigerated: 10 Days
Frozen: Not Stable
Rejection CriteriaContaminated, Frozen, Gel barrier tube, Grossly hemolyzed,
Insufficient quantity, Specimen not properly labeled,
Plastic Red or Clear-red Top tubes with or without additives, Anticoagulant tubes other than EDTA
Avail. StatYES
Analytic Time1 Day

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
Patient typeALLSee report.