Name: ABO and Rh Typing (2nd collection for UNOS), Neonatal
Test Name: ABO and Rh Typing (2nd collection for UNOS), Neonatal
Health Link Test Code: NTXPABO
LIS Test Code: NTXPABO
CPT Code(s): 86900, 86901
ABO group and Rh type
Methodology: Hemagglutination, Microtube Column Agglutination, or Solid-Phase
Second ABO and Rh type to be performed for transplant patients per UNOS requirements.
Days Performed: Daily, 24 hours.
In-Lab Turnaround Time: 8 hours.
Stat In-Lab Turnaround Time: 1 hour.
Collection Container: Lavender microtainer
Indicate collection date and time on specimen.
Collection Volume: Full tube
Sample Analyzed: Red cells and plasma
Do not open or centrifuge tube.
Transport specimen to UWHC Transfusion Service or send to tube station 134.
Specimens collected in red cap with yellow ring (SST) tubes, or green cap with yellow ring (PST) tubes, are not acceptable.