By Richard T. Hoppe MD, Peter M. Mauch MD, James O. Armitage MD, Volker Diehl MD, Lawrence M. Weiss MD
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Be a regional reference laboratory for red cell serology testing, capable of identifying unexpected red cell antibodies, identifying compatible units and handling typing and compatibility problems. • Offer consultative service to the end-users and handle technical and clinical problems. • Audit blood use and take necessary action to improve transfusion practice in hospitals. • Have automated laboratory-testing procedures to facilitate a computerized management information system. • Have the necessary financial resources and infrastructure in terms of premises, personnel and equipment.
Changes, shifts and trends in the graph are also indicative of problems in the reagents. Precautions to prevent contamination from carry over of one sample well to another and minimize errors include the use of new, disposable pipette tip for each sample. In addition, test kits should not be used beyond expiry and reagents from different lots should not be mixed or interchanged. The instructions as per kit insert should be strictly adhered to. Repeated freeze-thaw and heating to 56oC should be avoided as the serum can get inactivated and give nonspecific results.
Various methods can be used to detect inadvertent thawing. One method is freezing the plasma in a horizontal position but storing it upright. A movement of air bubbles will indicate that it has been thawed. Using another method, the tubing that is pressed into the bag during freezing forms an indentation which will disappear if the unit thaws. These simple procedures can help detect if there has been unsuspected thawing and refreezing of plasma, especially during transportation. g. 2). If 75 percent of the units tested meet the quality requirement (QR), it is assumed that similarly processed units are of equal quality and suitable for transfusion.
Hodgkin Lymphoma by Richard T. Hoppe MD, Peter M. Mauch MD, James O. Armitage MD, Volker Diehl MD, Lawrence M. Weiss MD