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PLEASE NOTE: Recent changes have been made to this Test


 Recent changes for HLA Typing

Recent changes for HLA Typing
DateFieldChanged FromChanged To
17th March 2020
Collection & Request Instructions

Serum/ plain tube only required for crossmatches and antibody screens ( organ transplant patients)

HLA typing alone only requires ACD tubes only.

An additional paper request form is required for this test, obtainable from the Australian Red Cross Blood Service website at http://resources.transfusion.com.au/cdm/ref/collection/p16691coll1/id/48

Serum/ plain tube only required for crossmatches and antibody screens ( organ transplant patients)

HLA typing alone only requires ACD tubes only.

An additional paper request form is required for this test, obtainable from the Australian Red Cross Lifeblood website at https://transfusion.com.au/node/2441

HLA Typing

Alternative Names:Tissue Typing
Laboratory:Haematology
Test Code:HLA TYP
Specimen Types:Serum
Plasma
Container Types:
Plain tube - serum (no Gel)
ACD
Collection & Request Instructions:

Serum/ plain tube only required for crossmatches and antibody screens ( organ transplant patients)

HLA typing alone only requires ACD tubes only.

An additional paper request form is required for this test, obtainable from the Australian Red Cross Lifeblood website at https://transfusion.com.au/node/2441

Transport Instructions between Sites and/or Laboratories:Room Temperature
External Laboratory:Victorian Transplant & Immunogenetics Service