8 mL EDTA whole blood - dk lavender and
serum - 10mL red top tube
(2) 4 mL dark lavender top (EDTA) tubes and
(1) 10 mL red top tube
Submit tubes unspun
Refrigerated - 3 days (96 hours)
AHL - Blood Bank; B
Days Set Up:
Mo - Su
1 - 2 days
Collection/ Processing Details:
In certain circumstances, additional blood may be requested to complete testing. If the patient has a known antibody, send 2 - 3 4mL EDTA whole blood tubes for testing.
Tube must be labeled with first and last name, Excellian MRN, date of collection and phlebotomist’s A# (Allina Health employees only) or initials (Non-Allina Health employees only).
For Clinic use only: Second identifier may be Social Security Number (SSN) or date of birth if SSN not available.
Postive results will reflexx to additional testing.