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Epic Test Name HLA CROSSMATCH-LIVING DONOR
Components
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Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container 5 yellow ACD-A collection tubes
Specimen Type Living donor: blood
Preferred Collection Volume 50 mL yellow ACD-A (5x10 mL tubes)
Minimum Collection Volume 40 mL yellow ACD-A (4X10 mL tubes)
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling Keep yellow ACD-A tubes at room tempertature. Less than minimum volume, ACD-A specimen clotted, sample severly hemolyzed, sample older than 24 hours, Improper labeling on tubes.
Rejection Criteria
Methodology
Reference Range Not Applicable
CPT Code(s)
Department HLA
Contact Information HLA Lab: 214-648-0900
Turn Around TimeN/A
Performed Monday- Friday. STAT available 24/7, coordinate with laboratory supervisor. Supervisor pager 214-822-7374 or backup pager 214-822-4815.
Performed by HLA Laboratory
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Notes This is a test code to allow donor samples to be collected. No test results are available. This is used to crossmatch against the recipient.
Updated/Reviewed 01/19/2017


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