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Detection of allo- or autoantibodies directed against red blood cell antigens in the settings of pretransfusion testing
Evaluation of transfusion reactions
Evaluation of hemolytic anemia
|Test ID||Reporting Name||Available Separately||Always Performed|
|DCTM||Direct Coombs, B||Yes||No|
|MDCC3||Monospecific Direct Coombs C3, B||Yes||No|
|MDCG||Monospecific Direct Coombs IgG, B||Yes||No|
|ABID2||Antibody Identification, RBC||Yes||No|
|SPAG||Special Red Cell Ag Typing||Yes||No|
If the antibody screen is positive, then antibody identification will be performed.
The following tests may also be ordered and performed as part of antibody identification: monospecific direct Coombs, special red cell antigen typing, antibody elution, and antibody absorption.
ABSCM: Two-Cell Panel Antibody Screen
ABID2: Ten-Cell Panel
ABAB, SPAG: Standard Blood Bank Techniques
ABEL: Acid-EDTA Elution/Other standard methods may be used in difficult cases.
DCTM, MDCG, MDCC3: Direct Antiglobulin Test