Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name HLA AB SINGLE ANTIGEN
Components
Synonyms Antibody Specificity, DSA. Donor Specific Antibody
Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container 1 Plain Red clot tube
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 10 ML CLOT (RED)
Minimum Collection Volume 5 mL
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling Refrigerate sample.
Rejection Criteria Severly hemolyzed.
Methodology Luminex
Reference Range Not Applicable
CPT Code(s)
Department HLA
Contact Information HLA Lab: 214-648-0900
Turn Around TimeRoutine 7-10 business days, STAT 8 hours
Performed Monday - Friday. STAT service available 24/7, coordinate with laboratory supervisor. Pager 214-822-7374, backup pager 214-822-4815.
Performed by HLA Laboratory
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Notes The laboratory must be informed if the patient received IvIg as this can cause false positive results.
Updated/Reviewed 01/19/2017


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