Specimen Requirements

Title

HLA B51 (BEHCET’S DISEASE ASSOCIATION TEST)

Specimen Requirement

5mL whole blood collected in an EDTA (lavender top) tube

Alternate Specimen:

Whole blood ACD (yellow top) tube

Methodology

Stability

Room Temperature: 14 Days; Refrigerated: 14 Days; Frozen: Indefinite

Reference Range

By Report*

Turnaround

5-7 Days; Performed Mon-Fri

Clinical Use

Test Code

HLABM