UNOS PRA, Class I & Class II /MICA (VAMC)
Iowa Regional Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics
Veterans Affairs Hospital 10E-19
319-338-0581, EXT. 5640
(dial 158 from UIHC)
Whole Blood
One 10 mL red top (no additive) tube.
Delivery Instructions:
Deliver at room temperature.
Turn Around Time:
Testing performed weekly. Resulted in Epic in 7 working days.
Available STAT. Verbal reported in 5 hours. Resulted in Epic by 24 h.
Percent reactive antigen (PRA), class I & class II. The percentage of HLA antigens within a pool of donors bound by antibody in the blood sample. Results updated in UNOS. All HLA Testing is ordered through the University of Iowa Epic System.
Luminex, Solid Phase
CPT Code:
86828, 81479