Bone marrow Transplant Candidate/ Donor (HLA antibody Screen & Typing: A, B Bw, Cw, DR, DQ, DRw- High resolution)

Category: Transplant Immunology
Test Code: 134
Disease: Transplant Immunology
Methodology: Sequence Specific Primers
Reference Range: Low<225 Moderate 226-524 High>525
CPT Code: 83891; 83898 (x460); 83894 (x6); 83912 (x6).
Schedule / Turnaround Time: Assay performed daily. Report availability is within 48 hours from the time of specimen receipt.
Specimen Requirements:

Specimen must be kept in ambient temperature and should not be refrigerated or frozen. Collect 3-6 10ml lavender (EDTA) tubes.

Sample Stability:

Sample is stable at ambient temperature and should be analyzed within 76 hours.

Relevance:

New York State Clients: Sample is stable at ambient temperature and should be analyzed within 76 hours.