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Test Code Fulm Liver Fulminant Liver Failure Package

Important Note

This test is ONLY available to patients being listed for an emergent liver transplant. Transplant coordinator must contact Harborview (206) 744-3451 prior to ordering this test.  Panel includes STAT HIV and CMV testing.

Clinical System Name

Fulminant Liver Failure Package

Synonyms

HIV

CMV

 

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Whole Blood

Container(s): Red or Gold SST

Preferred Vol: 7 mL

Minimum Vol: 0.4 mL

 

Note:

Processing Instructions

Reject due to:

Spin: Y

Aliquot:Y

Temp:

Storage location: If Send Outs is available, notify them immediately. Regardless of order priority, Delivery Express to HMC IMMEDIATELY if after hours, or on a weekend or holiday.  The transplant coordinator will contact Harborview to let them know the sample is on the way.

Stability

Specimen Type Temperature Time
  Room temp

 

  Refrigerated  
  Frozen

 

 

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
N Drawn daily;set up STAT

1-3 hours for HIV, 24 hours for CMV

 

Performing Laboratory

University of Washington

Dept. of Laboratory Medicine

Harborview Medical Center

Room GWH47; 325 9th Ave
Seattle, WA 98104

 

Phone Number: (206) 744-3451

Department

Department:  Send Outs
 

Phone Number: (206) 987-2563

Reference Range

Interpretive data accompanies report.

Methodology

Method: None specified

Analytical Volume: None specified

Limitations:

Send Out Instructions

 

Reference Test Name: None specified
Reference Test Number:

None specified

Instructions:

The transplant coordinator will contact Harborview to let them know the sample is on the way. If Send Outs is available, notify them immediately. After hours, weekends, and holidays delivery express to HMC IMMEDIATELY.