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Antibody screen
Lab code: BTS_68
Test Synonyms:
Antibody screen
Blood Transfusion Service
Inpatient Req:
Blood Product Requisition (#10693)  
Outpatient Req:
Blood Product Requisition (#10693)  
10 ml EDTA blood (lavender 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:
ABO/Rh typing is also performed on each sample.
For neonatal patients a full purple microtainer may be sent.

Last Reviewed on 4/10/2005