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HLA - Bone Marrow Donor Tx Workup (Swab)

Buccal Swab

Specimen Type

Buccal Swab x2

Test ID LAB5924
EPIC Order BONE MARROW DONOR TRANSPLANT WORKUP (HLA, SWAB)
CPT Code(s) Varies, depends on methodology
Group/Individual Test Group
Laboratory Tissue Typing/Histocompatibility
Tube Station 82
Specimen Routine: 2 Sterile Buccal Swabs;See Important Comments
micro:
Availability Routine: Monday-Friday
STAT:
Expedite:
Turnaround Time 7 Working Days
Reference Range Normal:
Critical:
Comment Samples should be collected first thing in the morning before any medication, mouth hygiene, meals or beverages, or at least 2 hours after a meal.

KEEP SAMPLES AT ROOM TEMPERATURE. Donors will reflex to High resolution molecular typing based on current BMT donor typing policy.

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on December 01, 2021

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

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