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LEUKOREDUCED RED CELLS, IRRADIATED

Order Name LPI
Athena Orderable:
RBC Leukoreduced Irradiated [amgw]
Revision Date 09/04/2020
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
LEUKOREDUCED RED CELLS, IRRADIATED
 
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Specimen Specimen Volume (min) Specimen Type Specimen Container Transport Environment
Preferred 10 mL (5 mL) EDTA Whole Blood EDTA (Pink top) Refrigerated
Instructions
A unique BB armband number MUST be given
**HANDWRITTEN tube identification that must include:
  • Patient's name
  • Time and date of collection
  • Unique BB armband number
  • Phlebotomist's initials
**Indicate if transfused or pregnant in the last 3 months.
Provide date blood needed.
Billing Number:
5500122
Testing Facility:
MSMH Laboratory
GENERAL INFORMATION
Testing Schedule 24 hrs 
Expected TAT 2 hr  
Rejection Criteria Mislabeled tubes or SST tubes are unacceptable. 
Test Aliases WBC poor irradiated blood
Xmatch Irradiated blood
Irradiated PRBC
Lab Section Blood Bank