Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name PLATELET ANTIBODY SCREEN
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Specimen Requirements 
Container 1 Red and 1 Pink top
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 5 ml
Minimum Collection Volume 3 ml
Collection Instructions Full name and MRN of the patient. Initials of person drawing the sample. Initials of person verifying labeling. Date and time of collection.
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria Improper or missing information on the specimen based on the criteria listed in collection instructions, and moderate or grossly hemolysed sample.
Methodology
Reference Range
CPT Code(s)
Department Transfusion Services
Contact Information Ph: 214-633-4970
Turn Around Time24 Hrs
Performed 24/7
Performed by Carter Blood Care
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Notes Serum (w/o separator) for samples needed for Platelet Crossmatch
Updated/Reviewed 12/19/2016


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