Item Value
Test name HLA Antibody Specificity – Class I
Available Stat? Yes
Turn around times Test run Monday – Friday. Expected TAT for routine test is < 11 working days.
Performed by Immunogenetics & Transplantation Laboratory (ITL)
Normal range
Container type Red top x 2
Amount to Collect 12 mL blood
Collection Instructions SAMPLE COLLECTION GUIDE FOR ITL TESTS:

Please use the following guide when collecting sample for ITL:

ITL TEST CATEGORY MAX. # TUBES FOR PT's > 12 KG SAMPLE VOL. FOR PT's < 12 KG
Antibody 2 RED TOP* 2.5 mL in RED TOP
HLA Typing 2 ACD* 2.5 mL in small ACD
Chimerism 2 ACD* 2.5 mL in small ACD
Crossmatch Donor 6 ACD* CONTACT ITL
Crossmatch Recipient 1 RED TOP* CONTACT ITL
Auto Crossmatch 6 ACD* & 1 RED TOP* CONTACT ITL

* Completely full 8.5 mL tubes

If two or more test categories are ordered add the # tubes together.
ITL (415) 476-3387

Print out and submit an ITL Requisition with the sample. Click here for Form
Sample type Serum

If you have additional questions regarding this test, please call: 415-353-1667