Blood type testing is used in medicine to determine the ABO blood group and Rh type for transfusion candidates. Group and typing of expectant mothers and newborns may indicate potential for ABO hemolytic disease of the newborn. Rho (D) typing is used to determine Rh immune globulin candidacy for prenatal and postpartum individuals. Blood typing is also used in determining special dietary needs.
This test is recommend to anyone who wants to identify their blood type prior to surgery, blood transfusion or for expectant mothers, and for those following the blood type diet plan.
No special preparation is necessary prior to blood sample collection.
Estimated Turn Around For Results:
2-10 Business Days
For an exact turnaround time for results, please contact us at Personalabs and we will contact the lab on your behalf as turnaround times vary depending on testing location or lab testing provider.