HLA-B 5701 TYPING

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Draw blood in a lavender tube. Send 3.0 mL whole blood (1.0 mL minimum) refrigerated.

Alternate Specimen
Whole blood: ACD B, ACD A

Methodology
Polymerase Chain Reaction/High Resolution Melt Analysis

Stability
Room Temperature: 72 hours; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: Unacceptable

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Tuesday, Friday

Turnaround Time10-14 days
Test CodeHLB57
CPT-4 Code (s)
81381
LOINC Codes
HLA-B*57:01 specimen   31208-2  
HLA-B*57:01 Allele   50956-2  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory