Test Code: 
Grp
Tube Colour: 
Pink
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
Blood Group (ABO & Rh(D) group)
Collection Requirements: 
6mL EDTA tube (Blood Bank)
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
Daily
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
EB
Fee: 
Medicare rebatable
Laboratory: 
Blood Transfusion
1. SPECIMENS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED FOR PRETRANSFUSION TESTING UNLESS: i) the specimen and request slip conform to the Blood Transfusion protocols of the relevent site. If Bradma labels are used they must be signed and dated to confirm the patient ID has been checked. ii) The specimen collection declaration is completed by the person collecting and labelling the specimen. Please label the request slip with the ward and clinical details. 2. IF URGENT, TELEPHONE THE LABORATORY. 3. Use "Transfusion Test/ Product Request Form".
Test Code: 
BMAT
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
Bone Marrow Biopsy (Aspirate and Trephine)
Collection Requirements: 
By arrangement, contact Haem. Registrar (93427402)
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
By arrangement
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Medicare rebatable
Laboratory: 
Haematology
By arrangement, contact Haem. Registrar (93427402) Verbal report on aspirate on the same day if significant.
Test Code: 
Asp
Department: 
Haematology
Pseudonyms: 
Bone Marrow (Aspirate)
Collection Requirements: 
By arrangement, contact Haem. Registrar (93427402)
Reference Range: 
Availability: 
By arrangement
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Internal Spec Code: 
Fee: 
Medicare rebatable
Laboratory: 
Haematology
By arrangement, contact Haem. Registrar (93427402) Verbal report on aspirate on the same day if significant.