1369 HLA-A, B, C, DR DetectR™

Specimen Requirements
TYPE VOLUME TEMPERATURE INSTRUCTIONS
PRIMARY
1 Whole Blood EDTA 5 (3) mL   Ambient - 7 Day(s), Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)  


Clinical utility
Medium resolution HLA antigen typing for disease associations or initial screening prior to enrollment in a transplant program.


Collection Instruction
Heparinized whole blood is not acceptable. Do not freeze.
Refrigerated whole blood acceptable but not preferred.
Ship by overnight courier to arrive at Specialty within
one week of collection. Specimens will be stabilized upon
departmental receipt.


Reported: 5-12 days

CPT Code: 86813, 86817

Notes: CPT codes: 86813, 86817, Informed consent is required for residents of New York. Consent form is available on our website: www.specialtylabs.com.