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15584: Hla-b27 Dna Typing Print View
HLA-B27 PCR-SSO     
Results reviewed by:      

PRIMARY
1 Whole Blood EDTA 5 (3) mL   Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE
  Whole Blood ACD 5 (3) mL   Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)  
  Whole Blood Heparin 5 (3) mL   Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 7 Day(s)  

This test is used in the evaluation of genetic risk for Ankylosing Spondylitis, uveitis, and several other autoimmune disorders.

A separate EDTA (lavender-top), ACD (yellow-top) or sodium heparin
(green-top) tube must be submitted for all HLA testing. If submitted
with any other test requiring an EDTA, ACD or sodium heparin tube,
please submit a separate tube for this test. Do not open tube.
Setup Schedule
Sunday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
7 days

CPT Code
81374

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Notes
Reject Criteria: Received frozen
Methodology: Polymerase Chain Reaction, Sequence Specific Oligonucleotide Probes






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