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Type and screen
Blood Transfusion Service
Inpatient Req:
Blood Product Requsition (#10693)  
Outpatient Req:
Blood Product Requsition (#10693)  
10 ml EDTA blood (lavender top tube) or 10 ml clotted blood (red top tube). All Blood Bank samples must be labeled with the patient's full name, unit number, date, and the identity of the person who drew the sample. Improperly labeled samples will NOT be accepted for testing.
Result Time:
24 hours  
Reference Interval:
Important Information:
A new sample is required for compatibility testing every three days.

Last Reviewed on 4/10/2005