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Isoagglutinin Ab Titer, IgG, Anti-B

Isoagglutinin Ab Titer, IgG, Anti-B (ISIGGB) Transfusion Service Lab Test

Name: Isoagglutinin Ab Titer, IgG, Anti-B

Test Name: Isoagglutinin Ab Titer, IgG, Anti-B

Health Link Test Code: ISIGGB

LIS Test Code: ISIGGB

CPT Code(s): 86886

Methodology: Hemagglutination

Clinical Information:

Isoagglutinin Ab Titer, IgG, Anti-A: Intended for Recipients of ABO-Incompatible Donor Organs. Recommended for blood groups 'O' and 'B'.

 

Isoagglutinin Ab Titer, IgG, Anti-B: Intended for Recipients of ABO-Incompatible Donor Organs. Recommended for blood groups 'O' and 'A'.

 

Isoagglutinin Ab Titer, IgM, Anti-A: Intended for Recipients of ABO-Incompatible bone marrow and hemopoietic stem cell transplant and/or Immunology patients.  Recommended for blood groups 'O' and 'B'.

 

Isoagglutinin Ab Titer, IgM, Anti-B: Intended for Recipients of ABO-Incompatible bone marrow and hemopoietic stem cell transplant and/or Immunology patients.  Recommended for blood groups 'O' and 'A'.

 

Days Performed: Daily, 0700 - 2230.

In-Lab Turnaround Time: 1 day.

Stat In-Lab Turnaround Time: Not available stat.

Specimen: Blood

Collection Container: Pink top tube (adult) or 2 mL lavender top acceptable for pediatric or neonate

Also Acceptable: Red top

Collection Instructions:

Indicate collection date and time on specimen.

Collection Volume: 6 mL

Pediatric Collection Volume: 2 mL

Stability Ambient:

24 hours

Stability Refridgerated:

10 days

Stability Frozen:

1 year

Sample Analyzed: Plasma

Specimen Processing:

Do not open or centrifuge tube. 

Specimen Transport:

Transport specimen to UWHC Transfusion Service or send to tube station 134.

Unacceptable Criteria:

Specimens collected in red cap with yellow ring (SST) tubes, and green cap with yellow ring (PST) tubes, are not acceptable.

Test Limitations:

Isoagglutinin titers are not recommended on patients with 'AB' Blood group.

Additional Information:

If patient does not have a blood type on record at UWHealth, order ABO and Rh typing.