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antiglobulin test, direct
Synonyms: Direct Coombs; Direct Antiglobulin Test 
Computer Code: DAT
Specimen Collection: 7 mL blood (lavender top tube). 
Minimum Volume: 7 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Refrigerate. 
Reference Values: Negative. If positive, monospecific coombs (IgG and complement) will be performed. Elution studies will be performed if indicated.  
Lab Code: BB 
Requisition: BB
Test Frequency: Daily 
Routine TAT: 4 hr 
Stat TAT: 60 min 
CPT Code(s): 86880 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 35
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 05/02/2016
Time: 04:17:17 (24hr)