Immunogenetics/HLA Laboratory Profiles

Initial Evaluation of the Recipient for Deceased Donor Transplant

Kidney, Pancreas, or Kidney with additional organ

    Tests Ordered:

Cardiothoracic Transplants

    Tests Ordered:

      *Pediatric transplants may have center specific protocols.

Liver Transplants

Testing Details for an Initial Evaluation Workup

  • Specimen Requirements:
    • Three to five 10ml ACDtubes(yellow top, solution A or B), one to two 10ml clot tubes   (red top)
    • For pediatric patients volume of samples may be modified. Contact the lab at 206-689-6580 to inquire about the minimal amount required for the test needed.
  • Labeling Requirements:
    • Specimen must have the patient’s first and last name, a date of draw and a unique identifier written on the tube.
  • Analytic Time:
    • 5 to 10 business days
  • Testing Schedule:
    • Monday through Friday

All specimens must be accompanied by a Request for Testing Form

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