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Lab Test Dictionary

HLA-DRB1 High Resolution (17393X)

Methodology

Direct DNA Sequencing; Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)


Specimen Type

Whole Blood

Performing Lab

Quest forwards to Blood Center of Wisconsin


Epic ID

LAB4214

Lab Test Days

Monday-Saturday

Standard TAT

5-7 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

5-14 mL Whole Blood

Container Type

Lavender (EDTA)

Collection Instructions

Whole blood collected in an ACD Solution A/B (yellow-top), sodium heparin (green-top), lithium heparin (green-top) tube is also acceptable. Pediatric Volume: 0-1 Year: 3 mL; 1-5 Years: 5 mL; 5-10 Years: 7 mL; >10 Years: 14 mL.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Ambient-Only

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 30 Days; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable

Rejection Criteria

Hemolysis; Received room temp >14 Days; Received refrigerated; Receive frozen

Test Volume Required

14 mL Whole Blood

Minimum Test Volume

5 mL Whole Blood


Comments

Insurance authorization is required prior to draw for outpatients. Ok to send on inpatients.


CPT Codes

81382


Revised

06-06-17

Initials

SL