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Blood Group

Laboratory:Blood Bank
Test Code:BBG
Medicare rebatable:No
Registration Instructions:

Register with BBV panel.

BBV (Blood Bank Sample Validation Panel) to be entered for all Blood Bank Samples regardless of test requested.

 

Specimen Types:Plasma
Blood
Container Types:
EDTA 6 mL
EDTA
EDTA 6 mL
Adults Volume or Mass:6 mL
Minimum/Paediatric Volume or Mass:0.5 mL
Collection & Request Instructions:

Samples and Requests must have THREE points of corresponding identification. Preferably Full name, Hospital UR number and Date of Birth.

All Blood Bank Samples must be Dated, Timed and Signed or Initialled by the collector.

These details must be IDENTICAL to those on the Declaration of the Request form.

Transport Instructions:Room Temperature
Processing Instructions:

Forward to Blood Bank

Assay Frequency:Daily