|Profile or Test Panel||Testing for Individual HLA alleles|
|Indications||Ankylosing Spondylitis and other arthropathies|
|Test Information||Molecular typing methods used to determine the presence or absence of the HLA B*27 allele that encode the B27 antigen, which is associated with increased risk for Ankylosing Spondylitis and other arthropathies|
|Sample Requirements||Anticoagulated Blood ACD (yellow top, solution A or B)|
|Requested Volume||One 7-10 ml ACD (yellow top) tube|
|Shipping Information||Send sample at ambient temperature.
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|Requisition Form||RFT- Immunogenetics/HLA Laboratory|
|Test Schedule||Monday thru Friday|
|Turn around Time (analytic time)||7 business days|
|Report/ Results||Faxed or emailed based on institution preference|
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