Anti-Retinal Antibodies by Western Blot
Commercial Mail-out Laboratory
Include clinical history and referring physician information (name &
phone number) with specimen. NOTE: Without this information, testing
cannot be completed.
|Red top tube 5 mL (Clot Activator)
||Red top tube 5 mL (Clot Activator)
Preferred Minimum: Submit TWO red top tubes to yield 5 mL serum.
Absolute Minimum: 3 mL serum in a red top tube
3-5 weeks upon receipt at reference laboratory
An interpretive report will be faxed or mailed under separate cover.
This mailout test requires pathologist approval for orders during
inpatient encounters. Mailouts staff will not process order without
approval. The pathologist covering mailouts approval can be reached
at pager #5379. If approval is given, the name of the pathologist
can be selected in the drop-down menu to the right of the approval
warning in Epic when ordering the test.
Please print, complete, and submit the Ocular
Immunology Laboratory, Oregon Health & Science University Test
from Mayo Medical Laboratories with the specimen and
the A-1a Miscellaneous Request or Epic Req.
Western Blot (WB)