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Test Code MISC2MAYONARC Narcolepsy-Associated Antigen, HLA-DQB1 Typing, Blood

Reporting Name

Narcolepsy Associated Ag, B

Useful For

Ruling out a diagnosis of narcolepsy

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Whole Blood ACD-B


Specimen Required


Container/Tube: Yellow top (ACD solution B)

Specimen Volume: 6 mL

Collection Instructions: Do not transfer blood to other containers.

Additional Information: Specimen acceptability is based on extracted DNA concentration and not sample age.


Specimen Minimum Volume

3 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Whole Blood ACD-B Refrigerated (preferred)
  Ambient 

Reference Values

An interpretive report will be provided.

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday; 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Test Classification

This test has been cleared, approved or is exempt by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.

CPT Code Information

81376-HLA Class II typing, low resolution (eg, antigen equivalents); one locus (eg, HLA-DRB1/3/4/5, -DQB1, -DQA1, -DPB1, or -DPA1), each

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
NARC Narcolepsy Associated Ag, B 63558-1

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
NARC_ Narcolepsy Associated Ag Result 63558-1
NARCC Interpretation 50595-8

Reject Due To

All specimens will be evaluated at Mayo Clinic Laboratories for test suitability.

Method Name

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)/Sequence-Specific Oligonucleotide Probes (SSO)