5303 RH Typing

Specimen Type Specimen Stability Reference Range
Whole Blood 72 Hours 2 - 8° C See Report

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container: 1 Pink Top Tube
Temperature: Refrigerated
Preferred Vol: 1.00 mL
Min Vol: 0.50 mL

Method

Hemagglutination

Schedule

Mon-Sat

Turn-Around Time

24hrs; Also offered STAT at an additional charge

Instructions/Notes

Whole blood Full specimen tube is preferred in the event Rh typing discrepancy occurs and additional testing is required.

Clinical Utility

Check for potential incompatibility in blood Rh type between mother and fetus.

CPT Codes

86901

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