Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : HLA-Pre-Transplant Antibody Screening Order Code : 10045R
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 antibody screening of patients who are not being desensitized. This order can include IgG and/or C1q antibody screens. This test will initiate one red-top tube to be drawn on the recipient.
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Red-top tube (Plain) no additive
Required Volume: 10 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 1 mL
Special Handling: Transport at room temperature. Specimens received refrigerated or frozen are unacceptable.
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB4032
SHC EPIC Code: 10045R
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