Grouping and Rh, Blood
Selecting compatible blood products for transfusion therapy
Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.
Includes ABO and Rh blood group antigens.
Clinical Information Discusses physiology, pathophysiology, and general clinical aspects, as they relate to a laboratory test
The ABO and Rh typing indicates the presence of specific red cell antigens of 2 of the various blood group systems.
Reference Values Describes reference intervals and additional information for interpretation of test results. May include intervals based on age and sex when appropriate. Intervals are Mayo-derived, unless otherwise designated. If an interpretive report is provided, the reference value field will state this.
Cautions Discusses conditions that may cause diagnostic confusion, including improper specimen collection and handling, inappropriate test selection, and interfering substances
Question all name discrepancies.