Cryoprecipitate, Transfusion

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: (not orderable on LIS)
POE DESCRIPTION:

Pooled Cryo (1 pool = 4 donors)

DAYS PERFORMED: Daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME: 30 minutes
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: Cryoprecipitate must be infused within 4 hours from time of thaw. Order by quantity of fibrinogen needed or specify number of 'bags' (150-250 mg per bag)
CONTAINER TYPE:

Pink top tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: Blood
MINIMUM VOLUME: 7 mL
HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS: Store pooled cryoprecipitate units at room temperature.
REFERENCE RANGE: Each bag contains at least 150 mg fibrinogen