|Profile or Test Panel||Testing for Individual HLA alleles|
|Indications||Determination of the presence or absence of HLA A29|
|Test Information||Molecular typing methods used to determine the presence or absence of the HLA A*29 alleles that encodes the A29 antigen, which is associated with the increased risk for Birdshot Retinopathy|
|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 and Platelet Immunology Labs|
|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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