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HLA-A,B,C Typing

Specimen Type:

 

also known as HLA Class I Typing

Blood


IMMUNOGENETICS & TRANSPLANT


Specimen requirements:

ACD 10 mL Yellow Top

Unit of measure:

N/A

Ideal sample:

20 mL (2 tubes)

Absolute minimum amount:

Please call lab 858-642-4774

Method of collection:

Venipuncture

Transportation:

See ITL Specimen Notes

Label instructions:

See ITL Specimen Notes.

The following substances can adversely affect the results:

Clots in Specimen, Patient transfused, Blood not maintained at room temp.

Request test on form:

Immunogenetics Requisition ( D6085(07-08) )

Order/entry screen(s): 

N/A

Stat frequency:

N/A

Stat turn around time:

N/A

Routine frequency:

Weekdays

Must be in by:

N/A

Routine turn around time:

2 weeks

Deliver the specimen to :

Immunogenetics & Transplant : Drop off boxes at

 

Hillcrest - SCRAP Lab and Thornton Clinical Lab

Scheduling requirements :

N/A

Method:

Molecular (SSP, SSOP or Sequence Based)

Special Instructions:

Social Security Numbers are required for all solid organ recipients.  For pediatric patients and patients with low white counts please call the laboratory for special instructions 858-642-4774.

 

Results are available on a Chart Copy

CyberLAB abbreviation:

N/A

CyberLAB code:

N/A

Lab Processing Instructions:

N/A