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Newborn Rh Testing

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code NEWRH
Performed by Mission Bay Transfusion Service
Sendout? No
In House Availability Test Available 24 hours per day 7 days a week
Container type Lavender top (6mL preferred)
Amount to Collect 6 mL blood
Sample type EDTA whole blood or Cord Blood
Preferred volume 6 mL
Min. Volume 3 mL
UCSF Rejection Criteria Unsigned, mislabeled, unlabeled, or hemolyzed sample. Samples without a collection date and time.
Normal range
Synonyms Cord Blood
Turn around times Routine 4 hours
Additional information Testing includes Rh type and DAT-IgG only. Cord Blood sample preferred. Please indicate source of specimen (Cord Blood or Peripheral sample) when submitting specimen for testing.
Last Updated 10/13/2016 4:31:23 PM
Entry Number 1766
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