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HLA Typing for Celiac Disease (17135)


Polymerase Chain Reaction Amplification; Sequence Specific Oligonucleotide Probes (PCR-SSO)


HLA Celiac; DQ2; DQ8; HLA Celiac Disease Testing; HLA DQ; HLA genotyping for Celiac Disease; HLA-DQ; HLA-DQ2; HLA-DQ8; HLA-DQA1*05, HLA-DQB1*02; Celiac Genetics

Specimen Type

Whole Blood

Performing Lab

Quest Diagnostics Chantilly (Preferred Lab)

Epic ID


Lab Test Days


Standard TAT

6 Days

Collection Information

Specimen Required

3-5 mL Whole Blood

Container Type

Lavender (EDTA)

Collection Instructions

Whole blood collected in an ACD Solution A/B (yellow-top) or sodium heparin (green-top) tube is also acceptable.

Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature


Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 7 Days; Refrigerated: 7 Days; Frozen: Unacceptable

Test Volume Required

5 mL Whole Blood

Minimum Test Volume

3 mL Whole Blood

Included Tests

HLA-DQ2, DQA1*05, DQB1*02, HLA-DQ8 (DQA1*03/DQ1*0302), HLA-DQA1* and HLA-DQB1*


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

CPT Codes

81382 x 2, 81376 x 2