Bone marrow manipulation red blood cell depletion


RBC depletion



Clinical indications

Manipulation of bone marrow may be required to reduce volume or due to major blood group incompatibility

Specimen requirement

more than50mls HPC (M)

Dispatch and handling instructions

All manipulations can only be performed if booked well in advance (at least 1 week) with the CTL on ext 0433/0205 and an approved protocol is provided

Turnaround time

3 days


Not applicable

Is it IS0 15189 accredited?

Yes: Monitoring Post Cell Manipulations: CD34 and CD3 Enumeration and Viability