Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : HLA-Bone Marrow Recipient Evaluation Order Code : 10005R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH. This is a pre-transplant order for the initial evaluation of a potential bone marrow transplant recipient. This order includes high resolution HLA typing and antibody screening. This test will initiate one red-top tube and three yellow-top tubes to be drawn on the recipient.
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: One Red-top tube (Plain) no additive, and three Yellow-top tubes Acid Citrate Dextrose Solution A (ACD)
Required Volume: 40 mL (10 mL per tube)
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 7 mL (2 mL per yellow-top tube, 1 mL per red-top tube)
Special Handling: Transport at room temperature. Specimens received refrigerated or frozen are unacceptable.
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB2580
SHC EPIC Code: 10005R
Causes For Rejection: Refrigerated or frozen specimens
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Transplant
Sendout Lab: Stanford Blood Center
URL: http://www.stanfordlab.com/LabTestGuide/Documents/HLA%20Test%20Compendium.pdf