Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name Red Cell Genotyping
Synonyms Red Cell Genotyping
Specimen Requirements 
Container Pink (K2 EDTA) collection tube
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 3 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 2 mL
Collection Instructions Initials of person drawing sample, initials of person verifying labeling, date and time of collection.
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria Improper labeling of specimen, gross hemolysis
Reference Range
CPT Code(s) 81403
Department Transfusion Services
Contact Information Ph: 214-633-4970
Turn Around Time1-2 weeks
Performed Once a week
Performed by Carter BloodCare
Notes Indications: Warm Auto Antibody, Sickle Cell Protocol, Anti-CD38 Therapy patients
Updated/Reviewed 12/19/2016