Item Value
Test name Transplant DONOR ID Screen+NAT
Available Stat? No
Turn around times Donor infectious disease testing is sent out to CTS, results are available 48-72 hours after samples are sent out.
In House Availability
Performed by Creative Testing Solutions & Immunology
Normal range
Container type Lavender top 6 mL x 2, AND Red top 6 mL AND Gold top 5 mL
Amount to Collect 12 mL EDTA whole blood AND
6 mL Red top AND
5 ml Gold top
Collection Instructions Note that the large 6.0 mL lavender top tubes MUST be used for collection of samples. The smaller 3.0 mL lavender tubes are NOT acceptable.

Do not draw samples for this screening panel on weekends and holidays. Samples drawn on Fridays and the day before holidays must be received in the lab by 12 noon.

Note the collection tubes and amounts listed are for this set of screening tests only. Additional tests cannot be performed on these samples. If additional tests are requested at the same time then additional samples must be collected for them separately.
Sample type EDTA whole blood plus serum

If you have additional questions regarding this test, please call: 415-353-1667