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ID:971 Free Foetal DNA
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DescriptionThe free foetal DNA test is used to determine the foetal Rh(D) type of pregnant Rh(D) Negative women who have not made immune anti-D and require the test to determine their need for antenatal anti-D prophylaxis.
Additional InfoUsual transfusion sampling/labelling policies apply but the request form must also include the date of venepuncture and the EDD (by scan). A minimun of 6ml EDTA is required.
Concurrent TestsAntenatal patient to have previously tested Rh(D) Negative.
Dietary Requirements

InterpretationWritten report available from the National Blood Service sp-ICE system. Please note: results for this test are not held locally at the LGI/SJUH Bloodbanks.

Ref. Range (Male)N/A
Ref. Range (Female)N/A
Ref. Range (Paed)N/A
Ref. Range Notes
Units- Descriptive Report

Other Help:National Laboratory Medicine Handbook

IP Acute TAT14 days
IP Routine TAT14 days
GP Acute TAT14 days
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Originally edited by : RJAR. Last edited on 23/04/2018 21:09:45. Published By RJAR on 23/04/2017 21:09:45.