DIRECTED DONOR BLOOD (007-0161) "DIRECTED DONOR BLOOD"
Synonyms: Designated Donor; Donor-Specific Blood Donation, Designated Donation
Order Mnemonic: BILL DD
Lab: Blood Bank
Request Form: Designated Donation Request signed by consulting M.D., recipient, and donor
Patient Preparation: Informed consent must be signed by patient
Collection: Drawn by Blood Bank Donor Staff.at the UTMB Donor Center or Dickinson Donor Facility
Storage Instructions: Unit will be held for 7 days after anticipated use.
Causes for Rejection: Donor must meet allogeneic (volunteer) donor criteria
Availability: Donors may schedule an appointment Monday - Friday by contacting the Donor Facility at 281-534-8836
Turnaround Time: 3 working days
Special Instructions: Donation must be scheduled with Blood Bank Donor Staff.
Volume: 500 mL
Minimum Volume: 300 mL
Container: Blood Bag (CPD)
Reviewed/Revised 6/27/2010 by T. Moore, MT(ASCP)SBB