Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
Test Name : HLA-Post-Transplant Desensitization/DSA Monitoring - Post IVIG Order Code : 10225R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH. This is a post-transplant order, for patient's undergoing desensitization with IVIG therapy. This test should be ordered for IgG and/or C1q antibody screening of the Post-IVIG serum. 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.
SHC EPIC Code: 10225R
Causes For Rejection: Refrigerated or frozen specimens
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Transplant
Sendout Lab: Stanford Blood Center