ABO Group and RH (D) Typing (Blood Type) - NBI
ABO Group and RH (D) Typing (Blood Type) - NBI

ABO Group and RH (D) Typing (Blood Type)

Regular price $41.00

This test tells you your ABO blood group and whether you are Rh-positive or Rh-negative. According to the American Red Cross, every 2 seconds someone in the US needs a blood transfusion. Since there are different blood types, knowing your blood type is important if you ever need a blood transfusion.

Additionally, people who follow the Dr. D’Adamo Blood Type Diet need to know their blood type in order to eat right for their blood type.

What’s Reported
  • ABO Group and Rh Type

Alternate Names: Type and Group, Blood Type

Methodology: Immune Agglutination

How to prepare

Fasting: No.
Water: Drink plenty of water to stay well hydrated.
Medications: Take all medications as prescribed.

How long until you get the results

1-2 Business Days

Result turnaround times are estimates and not guaranteed. Due to factors outside of our control, such as weather, holidays, confirmation/repeat testing or equipment maintenance, our lab may require additional time to complete tests.

More about this test

The possible blood types are O positive (O+), O negative (O-), A positive (A+), A negative (A-), B positive (B+), B negative (B-), AB positive (AB+) and AB negative (AB-).

O negative is known as the universal donor and AB positive is known as the universal recipient.

The negative or positive part of the blood type (eg, O+) is determined by whether someone is Rh positive or negative. Rhesus (Rh) factor is an inherited protein on the surface of red blood cells. If your blood has this protein, you are Rh positive. If your blood lacks the protein, you're Rh negative. Your Rh status is important during pregnancy, since the fetus has to be compatible with the mother’s Rh type.

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