Auto BMR Freeze (HLA Lab Transplant Sample for Storage)

Abbrev Code:FRZBMR   
Order Code:LAB6436Order Name:Auto BMR Freeze
Order Instructions:If this test is being added on, comment ADD-ON in the Comment field when placing a normal order in Epic. Immunology will receive the printout directly. All other lab areas should discard the Immunology ADD-ON printout.
CPT Codes: 88240 x1

Collection Instructions

Optimal Volume:3 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:2 mL
Container:Purple (EDTA)
Causes for Rejection:Clotted specimen.

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Do not process. Store at room temperature.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at room temperature. Protect from temperature extremes. Sample must arrive in HLA Laboratory within 24 hours of collection.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Immunology  (UMMC East)


Use:Long term storage of whole blood.

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