The flow cytometric lymphocyte crossmatch is a technique for evaluating the compatibility of potential kidney transplant recipients and donors and analyzed for the presence of bound IgG antibodies.
Clot Tube (red top) and ACD Solution B preferred on recipient. If ACD solution B not available, Sodium Heparin Whole Blood is acceptable on recipient.
Additional Sample Requirements
Sodium Heparin Whole Blood is acceptable if received within 24 hours on recipient.
Additional Sample Information
One 10 ml Clot Tube (red top) and 40 ml ACDB (yellow top) on recipient
One 5 ml Clot Tube (red top) and 20 ml ACDB (yellow top) on recipient
86825 (first serum/dilution), 86826 (each addtl serum/dilution)