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Coombs, Indirect

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? Yes
Test code ICT
Test group Coombs
Performed by Parnassus & Mission Bay Blood Banks
In House Availability Test available 24 hours per day 7 days per week
Collection Instructions Use BLOOD BANK requisition.
Container type Lavender top (6 mL size preferred)
Amount to Collect 6 mL blood
Sample type EDTA whole blood
Preferred volume 6 mL blood
Min. Volume 3 mL blood
UCSF Rejection Criteria Unsigned, mislabeled or unlabeled sample
Normal range Negative
Synonyms Indirect coombs; cord blood tests
Turn around times STAT 1 hour, ASAP 2 hours, Routine 4 hours
Additional information If the test if positive, Antibody Identification will automatically be initiated at an additional charge to determine whether the result is due to an auto- or alloantibody.
CPT coding 86885
LOINC code 1008-2
Last Updated 8/9/2016 2:14:28 PM
Entry Number 253
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