HLA-B27 ANTIGEN

Synonyms:
Computer Code: DB27
Specimen Collection: 2 x 3 ml or 1 x 7 ml lavender tube.
Minimum Volume: 20 mLs
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Store at room temperature. Send to lab within 24 hours of draw. Send with completed TIL lab requisition.
Reference Values: Presence or absence of HLA-B27 antigen is reported.
Lab Code: TIL
Requisition: TIL 13%20transpltimmhlareq.pdf
Test Frequency: Daily
Routine TAT: 5 days
Stat TAT: 5 days
CPT Code(s): 86813
LCD or NCD:
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII