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Hereditary Haemochromatosis Gene (Sendaway Test)

Alternative Names:Haemochromatosis (HLA-H) Gentotyping
HFE
C282Y
H630
Laboratory:Haematology
Test Code:SMH
Medicare rebatable:Yes
Registration Instructions:

Specimen should only be collected Monday through to Thursday.

Specimen Types:Blood
Container Types:
EDTA 10 mLEDTA 10 mL
Adults Volume or Mass:10 mL
Minimum/Paediatric Volume or Mass:3 mL
Collection & Request Instructions:A separate container is required for this test.

Specimen should only be collected Monday through to Thursday. Specimen MUST be delivered to laboratory within <48 hours from collection (Mon - 3pm Fri, excluding public holidays).

Transport Instructions:Room Temperature
Processing Instructions:Store at 4'C
External Laboratory:Melbourne Health Shared Pathology Service
  External Laboratory details...
External Transport Instructions:Send at 4'C with Ice Pack

1-2 weeks to result