IgG Titrations, Immune (007-0092) "IgG Titrations, Immune"
Synonyms: Antibody Titer, Prenatal Titer
CPT 4 Code: 86886
Test Order Mnemonic: AB T INT
Test Includes: Antibody screen (IAT) to confirm antibody and serial titration
Lab: Blood Bank
Request Form: Blood Bank Division Primary Request Form
Collection: Routine venipuncture
Storage Instructions: Refrigerate if delayed
Causes for Rejection: Specimen improperly labeled, requisition incomplete, SST/serum separator tube, gross hemolysis
Availability: Samples are accepted 24 hours per day at the Blood Bank lab, McCullough 5.102
Turnaround Time: 24 hours
Special Instructions: All requests must include requesting physician’s name and ID number, patient's name, UH #, patient location, clinical information/diagnosis, identity of phlebotomist and date and time collected. Specimen must be labeled with patient's full name, UH # and Date of Collection.
Specimen must be transported to the laboratory in a biohazard specimen bag with request form in the pocket of the bag. Request form must be filled out completely and all information must be legible.
Volume: 5 mL blood
Minimum Volume: 3 mL blood
Container: Lavender-topped tube (EDTA)
Reference Ranges: negative
Reviewed/Revised 6/27/2010 by T. Moore, MT(ASCP)SBB