Polymerase Chain Reaction-SSOP
HLA-B51 DNA Typing, HLAB51
Quest forwards to Blood Center of Wisconsin
5-14 mL Whole Blood
Whole blood collected in an ACD (yellow-top), sodium heparin (green-top), or lithium heparin (green-top) tubes are also acceptable. Note: Pediatric Volumes: 0-1 year: 3 mL; 1-5 years: 5 mL; 5-10 years: 7 mL; >10 years: 14 mL.
Room Temp: 14 Days; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable
Received frozen; Citrated tubes
14 mL Whole Blood
5 mL Whole Blood
Insurance authorization is required prior to draw for outpatients. Ok to send on inpatients. No special paperwork needed.