Days Set Up
Daily, 24 hours
Analytic Time

30 minutes to several hours

Soft Order Code
TXRX

Test Updated:

Synonyms

Blood Transfusion Reaction
Blood Transfusion Reaction, Immediate
Reaction to Blood Transfusion
TXRX (CLERICAL AND CONSULT)
TXRX2
TXRX
TRANSFUSION REACTION
BLOOD BANK CONSULT TRANS RXN
TXRX CONS

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Test Overview

Test Methodology
 
Test Usage

Evaluate the cause of adverse response to transfusion of blood or blood components.

Reference Range

Report includes interpretation and recommendations for future transfusion.

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Collection Onsite

Blood Bank is not able to share tubes with other laboratories. Specimens are unacceptable if: collected in serum separator tube, contaminated, grossly hemolyzed (collection-induced), of inadequate volume, or not properly labeled with patient identification.

Collection Offsite

Collect specimen in a pink top tube. Send intact specimen at room temperature immediately; do not store. Specimens sent for Blood Bank testing cannot be split for use by other laboratories.

Pink Top Tube
Normal Volume
6 mL whole blood
Minimum Volume
2 mL whole blodd

Billing Information

CPT Code
 
Pro Fee Code
 
LOINC
 

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Quality that sets us apart

As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.