HLA B27 PCR


Test Information

Test Name

HLA B27 PCR

Synonyms

HLA-B27, Ankylosing Spondylitis, reactive arthritis

Preferred Specimen

CPDA

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

1 week


Collection Information

Availability

If the patient has already been tested for HLA-B27, this sample will not be processed.


Processing Information

Registration Code

HB27

Notes

  • DO NOT share sample; dedicated tube required
  • DO NOT centrifuge

Alternative Specimen

EDTA


Methodology

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

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