A new digital platform called Scopio by Beckman Coulter has been introduced at Croydon Hospital for blood film morphology. The new platform can do a full field scan, which means that it is scanning the entire blood film, including feathery edge of the blood film, which is why it is able to look at almost all, if not all, cell types present on that particular film.
Direct Antiglobulin (Coombs) Test
|Reporting frequency||24 hours|
1 x 6ml EDTA required
May be added to FBC or G&S requests on samples less than 24 hours old
Use multidisciplinary request form – under ‘other tests’
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