The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Cold Agglutinins

Used to demonstrate the presence of cold reacting autoantibodies. If antibodies demonstrated, a full thermal range test is performed. Antibodies detected are usually of the Ii blood group system, are IgM in class, are competent at complement activation bu

Tube EDTA (Crossmatch)
ID 12701
Availability Weekdays
Additional Information This test is now provided by the National Blood Service Reference Laboratory and MUST be requested by a consultant.
Collection Con ***Sample must arrive in the laboratory at 37 degrees centigrade.*** Handwritten sample to include full name, DOB and hospital / NHS / PAS number.
Frequency Weekdays