CPT® 0221U, Under Proprietary Laboratory Analyses

The Current Procedural Terminology (CPT®) code 0221U as maintained by American Medical Association, is a medical procedural code under the range - Proprietary Laboratory Analyses.

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Summary

This is a Proprietary Laboratory Analyses (PLA) code, meaning that the code applies to only one unique lab test made by a specific manufacturer or performed by a specific lab. Report 0221U for the Navigator ABO Blood Group NGS test from Grifols Immunohematology Center using a specimen such as blood. Analysis of the specific gene sequences listed in the code indicates ABO blood group antigens, which may help clinicians minimize adverse blood–type incompatibility reactions in blood transfusions, organ transplants, or in pregnancy and newborns.

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