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Question 1: What additional steps should be taken to allow this antisera to be used at immediate spin phase?A hospital blood bank technologist validates an FDA-licensed anti-E antisera for RBC typing at immediate spin phase. However, the product insert calls for a 15 minute room temperature incubation. What additional steps should be taken to allow this antisera to be used at immediate spin phase?

  1. If the validation is completed properly, no additional steps are necessary

  2. Validation of the method should be repeated by an outside lab

  3. The medical director of the blood bank must approve the validation

  4. The FDA must grant a variance to allow the use of this antisera at immediate spin phase

 

Reference: http://www.fda.gov/BiologicsBloodVaccines/BloodBloodProducts/RegulationoftheBloodSupply/ExceptionsandAlternativeProcedures/default.htm

Question 2: A patient with positive anti Jo-1 antibodies in the serum most likely has which of the following?

 

  1. Systemic sclerosis

  2. Inflammatory myositis

  3. SLE

  4. Inflammatory bowel disease

  5. Primary biliary cirrhosis

 

Reference: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15804708

 

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