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Test Code MPW Matched Platelet Workup

Specimen Type

Whole Blood

Container/Tube

Light yellow top with ACD-Solution
A
and Red top

Offsite Collection Instructions

See onsite collection.

Turnaround Time

1 Business Day

Test Includes

Low resolution Class I molecular typing (HLA-A, B, and C Loci) and
HLA Class I
antibody testing (PRA/ID). Additional antibody
identification
testing
will be reflexed when necessary (at additional
charge). If Class I molecular typing has already been
performed then the test will not be repeated. In these cases
Class
I molecular typing will be reported using the previous
data.

Preferred Volume

24 mL

UCMC Collection Instructions

Specimen Type Additional Details:

  • Minimum  2 Yellow top tubes (ACD-Solution A) and  1
    Red top tube
  • If next day turn-around time is requested, please notify by
    e-mail and phone the Laboratory Manager, Laboratory Director,
    and
    Senior Technologists.  You should receive a notification
    from
    the laboratory staff of approval of the request.

STAT Turnaround Time

24 Hours or less

Fee Code

77872, 77864

Synonyms

HLA

Specimen Minimum Volume

14 mL

DAY(S) AND TIME(S) PERFORMED

Monday – Friday

STAT DAY(S) AND TIME(S) PERFORMED

Available

CPT

81372, 86830; plus 86832 as required for result resolution

Method Name

Molecular typing: rSSOP; HLA antibody
testing: Solid
phase

Reference Values

Interpretive report