FETAL HEMOGLOBIN STAIN (Kleihauer-Betke Test) (KLEIH)

Test Code
LAB762

Alias/See Also
KLEIH

CPT Codes
85460

Includes
Includes: % fetal RBCs; # of doses of RhIG

Preferred Specimen
5 mL whole blood

Transport Container
Lavender top

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated

Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Clotted specimen



The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.