Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Antibody Titer Order Code : ABTITI
Synonyms: Antibody Titration
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 6 mL Lav (1 Lav)
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 4 mL Lav (1 Lav)
Methodology: Hemagglutination (HA)
Standard Run Times: 24 Hours per Day
Turnaround Time: 3 days (not performed on weekends)
Special Handling: Transport Instructions: Ambient temperature, or for delayed delivery store refrigerated (1-8°C) for preservation up to 24 hours.
CPT Codes: 86886
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB275
SHC EPIC Code: LABABTITI
Causes For Rejection: Specimen clotted, gross hemolysis due to improper collection technique, gel separator tube, missing collector's ID, collection date and time
Department: Transfusion Services