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Maternal T Cell Engraftment in SCID, Maternal Specimen
2014704
Ordering Recommendation

Monitor engraftment of maternal T cells in patients with severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID) prior to allogenic stem cell transplantation.

Mnemonic
SCID-MAT
Methodology
Polymerase Chain Reaction/Fragment Analysis
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
5-9 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
Lavender (EDTA), Pink (K2EDTA), or Yellow (ACD Solution A). 
Specimen Preparation
Transport 3 mL whole blood. (Min: 1 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. 
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 72 hours; Refrigerated: 1week; Frozen: Unacceptable 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
Reported under STR-SCID.

Note
This sample serves as a genetic baseline for comparison to sorted T cell and maternal sample to determine if engraftment has occurred.
Hotline History
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CPT Code(s)
See CPT codes under Maternal T Cell Engraftment in SCID (ARUP test code 2014694)
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2014705Maternal Specimen, Maternal Engraftment
2014706Maternal Engraftment, Informative Loci
2014707Maternal Engraftment, Mat Spec Interp
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Aliases
  • Maternal cell engraftment
  • Maternal engraftment
  • SCID
  • SCID engraftment