Test directory: HLA A,B,C,DR,DQ Renal

Ordering Code7136
Test NameHLA A,B,C,DR,DQ Renal
AliasHLA Typing, Recipient / Donor
Preferred SpecimenWhole Blood ACD and Whole Blood No Additive
Preferred ContainerACD-B (Yellow) and No Additive (Glass red)
Optimum Volume36 mL ACD and 7 mL No Additive
Collection InstructionsDraw full tubes
Draw tubes in Immunogenetics Kit or Kidney Transplant Kit (6 ACD and 1 No Additive).
Handling InstructionsDo NOT centrifuge specimen
PSC: Send specimen and paperwork to Central Lab Send Out (SO)
Central SO: Deliver specimen and paperwork to Eurofins DPT
Eurofins DPT contact info: 547-6127 (office hours) or 391-4141 or 392-0095 (after hours), Fax: 595-7078
Central AP: If specimen is received after Send Out area is closed, then REFRIGERATE No Additive specimens till the next morning
All QMC collected specimens need to be sent STAT to
Eurofins DPT.
Transport RequirementsOahu: Ambient
Airline: ACD: Ambient, No Additive: Refrigerated
Specimen StabilityNo Additive: Ambient: 24 Hours, Refrigerated: 2 Days, Frozen: Not Stable
ACD-B: Ambient: 3 Days, Refrigerated: Not Stable, Frozen: Not Stable
Rejection CriteriaFrozen, Hemolyzed, Heparinized, Specimen older than stability limits, Under filled tube, Labeled incorrectly,
Plastic Red Top tube with additive received
Avail. StatYES
Analytic Time14 Days
Reference Lab Eurofins, Donor and Product Testing

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
HLA A,B,C,DR,DQ RenalALLSee report.