Name: HLA, for Autocrossmatch
Test Name: HLA, for Autocrossmatch
Health Link Test Code: HCHLAG
LIS Test Code: HLAG
Collection Container: Green top
Also Acceptable: Yellow top(with ACD-A/B anticoagulant)
Collection Volume: 9 mL
Pediatric Collection Volume: 2.5 mL
48 hours; in some cases cells beyond 48 hours may be accepted if cells meet viability requirements for testing.
Sample Analyzed: Whole Blood
Testing Volume: 9 mL
Pediatric Testing Volume: 2.5 mL
Outreach Specimen Processing:
Transport specimen at room temperature to UWHC Hospital Laboratory immediately. Use overnight delivery service if collected off-site. Do NOT refrigerate.
Transport specimen at room temperature to UWHC Hospital Laboratory immediately. Do NOT refrigerate.
The only intent of this order is to draw a sample from potential organ donors/recipients to obtain target cells for HLA crossmatch or autocrossmatch.