CRYOPRECIPITATE (007-0100, 007-0180) "CRYOPRECIPITATE"
Synonyms: AHF, Antihemophilic Factor, Antihemophilic Globulin, Cryo
CPT 4 Code: P9012, 86927
Order Mnemonic: CRYO
Order Includes: Pool of cryoprecipitate which consists of cryoprecipitate separated from whole blood collected from a random donor suspended in approximately 10-15 mls of plasma
Lab: Blood Bank
Request Form: Blood Bank Division Primary Request Form
Storage Instructions: Keep at room temperature; do not refrigerate
Causes for Rejection: Acceptable transfusion criteria not met.
Availability: Samples are accepted 24 hours per day at the Blood Bank lab, McCullough 5.102.
Turnaround Time: 1 hour
Special Instructions: Type and Screen required during current hospital visit. Must meet acceptable transfusion criteria. All requests must include requesting physician’s name and ID number, patient's name, UH #, patient location, clinical information/diagnosis. Request form must be filled out completely and all information must be legible.
Volume: 5 mL
Minimum Volume: 3 mL
Container: Lavender-topped tube (EDTA)
How to Order: Number of units usually 10-20 units for an adult.
Reviewed/Revised 6/27/2010 by T. Moore, MT(ASCP)SBB