Palmetto Health Baptist
Laboratory Testing Information List
OBSTETRIC PANEL
CPT Code[s]: 80055

   
Methodology: Refer to individual tests  
Performed (Days): Refer to individual tests  
Reported: Routine:Varies Stat:N/A
Specimen Requirements: Collect FIVE tubes as indicated below: CBC: 1 lavender EDTA HEMOGARD tube - 3 mL, required 3 mL whole blood. (Min: 2 mL whole blood) AND ABO GROUP & Rh TYPE/ANTIBODY DETECTION, RBC: 1 plain red tube - 15 mL, required 12 mL clot. (Min: 10 mL clot) AND RPR/RUBELLA/HBsAg: 2 gold SST HEMOGARD tubes - 5 mL blood each, required 7 mL serum. Must have full draw in all tubes in the event of positive confirmation. (Min: 5 mL serum)
Outreach Transport: Room temperature.
Inpatient Transport: Deliver to Laboratory as soon as possible.
Remarks: Profile includes the following tests: CBC w/Differential, Rubella Antibodies (IgG), Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR), ABO Group & Rh Type, RBC Antibody Detection, Hepatitis B Surface Antigen (HBsAg). For additional information, refer to individual test.