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Bone Donor Screens – Virology


Test Usage

Screening of donors for past / current infection with the following screen at 180 days:

Hepatitis B surface antigen

Hepatitis C antibody

HIV antibody

Hepatitis B core antibody

Syphilis antibody

HTLV 1 and 2 antibody


Blood sample (serum)

Specimen container

Gold top clotted (5ml)

How To Request On EPIC

For electronic requesting using EPIC (RDUH ONLY):

Please search for: ‘Donor Panel‘ or test code’LAB9220


Processed locally in Microbiology at RDUH

Processing Time

2 – 14 days

Specimen Labelling Procedure
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