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 Recent changes for Platelet Antigen Testing, Parental (for Neonatal Immune Thrombocytopenia)

Recent changes for Platelet Antigen Testing, Parental (for Neonatal Immune Thrombocytopenia)

Date
Field
Changed From
Changed To
31st July 2018
Collection & Request Instructions

This test is performed on the parents of the affected child.

Samples required are:

Mother : 10 mL in plain tube (no gel), 20 mL in ACD  

Father : 20 mL in ACD, 20 mL in EDTA

Please contact the laboratory before collecting these specimens

This test is performed on the parents of the affected child.

Samples required are:

Mother : 10 mL in plain tube (no gel), 20 mL in ACD  and 2x EDTA

Father : 20 mL in ACD, 2x EDTA

Please contact the laboratory before collecting these specimens, keep samples at room temperature.

Frequency

As required

Platelet Antigen Testing, Parental (for Neonatal Immune Thrombocytopenia)

Alternate names:
Neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia
Laboratory:
Referred Test
Specimen types:
Blood
Container types:
Not required
Collection Instructions:

This test is performed on the parents of the affected child.

Samples required are:

Mother : 10 mL in plain tube (no gel), 20 mL in ACD  and 2x EDTA

Father : 20 mL in ACD, 2x EDTA

Please contact the laboratory before collecting these specimens, keep samples at room temperature.

Frequency:
As required
Result Turnaround Time:
7-10 days
Laboratory Use Only

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