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Test ID BLOD1420 Neonatal Alloimmune Thrombocytopenia - Mother

Specimen Type/Requirements

Yellow top (ACD-A ) -  Whole blood AND Red top (Serum w/out gel) - Serum

 

Specimen must arrive at the performing lab within 4 days of collection.

 

Please submit Blood Center of Wisconsin Platelet & Neutrophil Immunology Requisition (see Resources)

 

Test is not affected by hemolysis or lipemia. 

Specimen Volume

 

Preferred Volume - Whole Blood   30.0 mL  
Preferred Volume - Serum   10.0 mL  
Minimum Volume - Whole Blood   20.0 mL  
Minimum Volume - Serum   3.0 mL  

 

Stability/Transport

 

Room Temperature   not acceptable    
Refrigerated   4 days   preferred for transport  
Frozen   not acceptable    

 

Performed Test Frequency

not given

Methodology

PCR and Fluorescent Hydrolysis Probes, Platelet Antibody Bead Array  (PABA) and Flow Cytometry

Performing Lab

Blood Center of Wisconsin

Additional Information

This test includes - platelet antigen genotyping and platelet antibody identification panel including maternal  sample crossmatch with maternal platelets

CPT

81400

86022

Analytic Time

10 Days

Interface Build Information

Result Code  Result Code Description  
8063 See Scanned Report