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Tetanus Antibody

Blood Transfusion Microbiology

Test Usage

Determination of immunity to Tetanus pre/ post vaccination.

Please state date vaccine was given.

Please state indication for testing.


Blood sample (serum)

Specimen container

Gold top clotted (5ml)

How To Request On EPIC

For electronic requesting using EPIC (RDUH ONLY):

Search for: ‘Tetanus antibody‘ or test code ‘LAB855


Sent to Reference Laboratory

Processing Time

2-3 weeks

Assayed By

This investigation is performed at the Immunology Laboratory, Leeds General Infirmary, Great George Street, Leeds. LS1 3EX

Specimen Labelling Procedure
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