The Collection Kit


The Collection Kit Contents

  • Cord blood collection bag with 1.6mm (16GA) needle containing 35 ml CPDA-1 anticoagulant solution for collection of 250ml of blood
  • 3 Sterile gauze swabs 7.5cm x 7.5cm
  • 2 Alcohol Free wipes
  • Scissors (sterile)
  • Sterile gloves
  • 95 kPa plastic bag with hermetic quick lock (Pathoseal bag)
  • Gelpacks for temperature control during transportation.
  • White absorbent cloth (for transportation)
  • Polystyrene box for transport
  • Dostinex (Cabergoline) 0.25 mg, 0.5 mg, 1 mg tablets
  • DHL courier bag
  • Client Identification form. (to be sent with sample)
  • Procurement form. (to be signed by the person who performs the collection and given back to the mother or birthing partner)