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Test Code BWNW Serum Hold BWNW Specimen Processing & Storage - Serum

Clinical System Name

BWNW Specimen Proc/Storage - Serum

Synonyms

BWNW Serum Hold

Bloodworks Northwest Serum Hold

HLA Serum Hold

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Whole Blood

Container(s): Red

Preferred Vol: 7 mL

Minimum Vol: 3 mL

 

Note: Do not draw into serum separator tubes. Do not refrigerate or place on ice.

 

Deliver specimen and BWNW Immunogenetics Requisition to the Lab.  Fill out entire form as completely as possible. Document date of collection on specimen label and requisition.  Information on the label and requisition must match exactly. Routine samples are accepted 7 days/week.

Processing Instructions

Reject due to:

Spin: N

Aliquot: N

Temp: RT

Storage location:  Use a BWNW Immunogenetics Requisition.  Fill out as completely as possible, making sure the ordering provider is listed.  Remove "Originator/Hospital" copy; place a large Cerner label in the top right corner.  Deliver sample and requisition to BWNW counter.

 

Off-site collection: Keep whole blood at room temperature and transport to Seattle Children's.

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
N Daily N/A

 

Performing Laboratory

Bloodworks Northwest

Department

Bloodworks Northwest

Immunogenetics HLA Laboratory

921 Terry Ave
Seattle, WA 98104-1256
(206) 689-6580

Methodology

Method: None specified

Analytical Volume: None specified

Limitations:

Send Out Instructions

 

Reference Test Name:

Specimen Processing/Storage - Serum

Reference Test Number: 3085-00
Instructions: Fill out requisition as completely as possible.  Remove Originator/Hospital copy and place a large Cerner label in the top right corner.  Deliver sample and requisition to BWNW counter.  Courier stats directly to BWNW Immunogenetics lab at 921 Terry Avenue.