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hla-dqa & dqb (celiac disease)
Synonyms:  
Computer Code: (CDNADQ)
Specimen Collection: 3 mL blood (lavender top tube). 
Minimum Volume: 3 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Send immediately at room temperature. Send with completed TIL lab requisition. Requires genetic testing attestation. 
Reference Values: DQ alpha and DQ beta alleles reported. Positive or negative for DQA1*05:01/05:05 with DQB1*02:01/02:02 (DQ2) or DQA1*03 with DQB1*03:02 (DQ8) alleles reported.  
Lab Code: TIL 
Requisition: TIL
Test Frequency: Mon-Fri 
Routine TAT: 7 days 
Stat TAT: 7 days 
CPT Code(s): 81382x2 each 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 78
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 04/25/2014
Time: 01:06:26 (24hr)