Serum Acquisition for - On-Call Preliminary Crossmatch (VAMC)
Iowa Regional Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics
Veterans Affairs Hospital 10E-19
319-338-0581, EXT. 5640
(dial 158 from UIHC)
Specimen(s):
Whole Blood
Minimum:
One 10 mL red top (no additive) tube from recipient (patient).
Delivery Instructions:
Deliver at room temperature. Laboratory arranges shipment of samples from patient.
Comments:
Crossmatch includes serum acquisition, storage, and preliminary on-call crossmatch test. Laboratory arranges shipment of samples from patient. All HLA Testing is ordered through the University of Iowa Epic System.
CPT Code:
99001, 99070