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hla-b*5701 (for abacavir drug hypersensitivity)
Synonyms:  
Computer Code: (HB5701)
Specimen Collection: 3 mL blood (lavender top tube). 
Minimum Volume: 3 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Store at room temperature. Send with completed TIL lab requisition. Requires genetic testing attestation. 
Reference Values: Presence or absence of the HLA-B*5701 allele linked with Abacavir drug hypersensitivity.  
Lab Code: TIL 
Requisition: TIL See Test Requisition 13.
Test Frequency: Daily 
Routine TAT: 5 days 
Stat TAT: 5 days 
CPT Code(s): 81381 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 78
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 11/27/2014
Time: 05:45:22 (24hr)