CPT Codes: 86900

Laboratory Category Test Name Description Turn Around Times Sample, Packaging & Shipping Requirements CPT Code Form
IRL Red Cell Serology ABO Discrepancy (includes A2 cells & anti-A,B)

Resolution of ABO blood group typing discrepancies

Depends upon request; See TAT description 1 plain red top and 4 EDTA tubes (No gel separator tubes); Shipped in a container maintaining temperature between 1C - 10 C 86900 Form BS 313
IRL Red Cell Serology ABO Grouping

ABO blood group typing

Depends upon request; See TAT description 1 plain red top and/or EDTA tube; Shipped in a container maintaining temperature between 1C - 10 C 86900 Form BS 313
Transfusion Service Compatibility Testing & Product Services ABO/Rh

ABO blood typing; Rh (D)

Depends upon request; See TAT description 2 ETDA (7 mL) tubes and labeled according to Transfusion Service Guidelines 86900, 86901 Transfusion Services Order Form TS 003