Item Value
Test name Neonatal Alloimmune Thrombocytopenia-Fetal evaluation
Available Stat? No
Turn around times 1 week
Performed by Blood Center of Wisconsin
Normal range
Container type Orange top polypropylene tubes x2
Lavender top tubes x2 (from mother)
Amount to Collect 30 mL Amniotic fluid
Collection Instructions See information under Approval req'd BEFORE collecting sample

Discard first 2 mL of fluid. Collect 30 mLs Amniotic Fluid. Sample is to be collected in two 15 mL. orange screw top polypropylene tubes (less if early amniocentesis). If the sample is grossly bloody, the results may be inconclusive and a repeat sample will be requested.

Complete and submit Blood Center of Wisconsin Platelet Immunology Lab form and send with the samples.
Sample type Amniotic fluid

If you have additional questions regarding this test, please call: 415-353-1667