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HLA Antibody Detection
2002805
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
HLA ABSCN
Methodology
Multiplex Bead Assay
Performed
Varies
Reported
1-5 days
New York DOH Approval Status
Specimens from New York clients will be sent out to a New York DOH approved laboratory, if possible.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Plain red. 
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 5 mL serum to ARUP Standard Transport Tubes. (Min. 2 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen. 
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 2 years 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
Background Information for HLA Antibody Detection:
Purpose: To detect HLA Class I IgG antibody.
Analytical Sensitivity & Specificity:
More sensitive than conventional lymphocyte cytotoxicity procedures.
Limitations:
Only detects IgG antibody isotype; IgM antibody not detected
Test Results:
Results are reported as panel reactive (PRA) present or absent and do not provide a specificity.

Note
CPT Code(s)
86828
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0095858HLA Antibody Screen Interpretation
2002804HLA Class I Antibody
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Aliases
  • Histocompatibility testing
  • Tissue typing

Performed at UUHC - H&I Lab