|Also Known as (Alias)||NATP, NAIT|
|Method||Flow Cytometry, PCR, ELISA|
|Test Information||Platelet antibody crossmatch testing of maternal plasma with paternal platelets by flow cytometry, Platelet antigen typing of both parents’ platelets by DNA (PCR) and Class I HLA antibody identification , PAK-12G or MAIPA (if warranted).|
|Sample Requirements||EDTA (Lavender top)
Clotted Blood (red top)
Citrate (Blue Top)
|Requested Volume||Mother: 20cc EDTA (lavender top); 10cc Citrate (blue top); 10cc Clot (red top)
Father: 20cc EDTA (lavender top)
|Sample Information||The Platelet Immunology Supervisor must be contacted to discuss the patient’s clinical history. The supervisor can be reached at 206-689-6542.|
|Shipping Information||Send at ambient temperature and sample should be received in lab within 24 hours from collection.
Samples must be received Monday thru Friday morning. Samples received after 10:00am on Friday or over the weekend will have to be redrawn.
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For additional information please see Ordering Information
|Requisition Form||RFT- Platelet Immunology Laboratory|
|CPT Codes||86022 x12, 86023 x4, 86832 x1, 81400 x6|
|Test Schedule||Monday thru Friday morning|
|Turn around Time (analytic time)||1 business day for serological results
3 business days for additional results
|Report/Results||Fax number required to receive report|
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