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Fetal/Neonatal Alloimmune Thrombocytopenia

Alias: NAIT

Discipline: Blood Transfusion

Test information: Specimen labelling must comply to Blood Transfusion labelling policy

Specimen Type(s)
  • Blood;
Other Acceptable Specimen Type(s)
EDTA and SST required
Specimen Container - Adult
  • N/A;
Specimen Container - Paediatric
  • N/A;
Analytes
  • N/A;
Part of a test profile?
No
Volume (min) of sample to be sent to laboratory
MOTHER: SST 6ml (1 tube) plus EDTA 6ml (1 tube);
FATHER: EDTA 6ml (1 tube);
BABY: 1ml EDTA (1 tube)
Patient Preparation, Sample Handling and Transport
N/A
Maximum add on time
N/A
Units and Reference Ranges / Interpretation
N/A
UKAS number
9765
UKAS accredited test?
Yes
Comments
Separate request card required https://nhsbtdbe.blob.core.windows.net/umbraco-assets-corp/25611/2122-0010-3d_specbagfrm999-41_zxu1067.pdf

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Last updated: 03-05-2024