HLA Research Study Complete Typing

Abbrev Code:RESHLA   
Order Code:LAB8029Order Name:HLA Research Study Complete Typing
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Synonyms:HLA Complete Typing
Methodology:Molecular PCR/RT-PCR typing or NGS (next generation sequencing)
CPT Codes: 81378 x1, 81382 x5, 81372 x1, 81375 x1, 81382 x1
Turnaround Time:Specimens are accepted Mon-Fri. Intermediate Resolution Results are reported within 4-5 days. High Resolution Results are reported within 10 days.
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Collection Instructions

Specimen:Blood, buccal swabs. Amniotic cells or chorionic villus cells may also be used in this assay. Call the laboratory to make special arrangements (612-273-3100).
Optimal Volume:5 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:1 mL
Container:Purple (EDTA)
Alternate Containers: Yellow (ACD, Solution A) tube available from laboratory
Causes for Rejection:Clotted specimens.

Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Store at room temperature or refrigerated.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at room temperature.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Immunology  (UMMC East Bank)


Reference Range:By report
Use:Molecular definition of all Class I/II HLA antigen specificities currently recognized by WHO.

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