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Lymphocyte Proliferation, Mitogens

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
LYMIT MAYO
Specimen Type:
Whole Blood
Tube Type:
Green top (Sodium Heparin) tube
Collection Volume:
<3 mos: 1.0 mL 3 mos-5 years: 2.0 mL 6-18 years: 3.0 ml >18 years: 10.0 mL
Cause for Rejection:
Specimen rejected: Grossly hemolyzed, grossly lipemic, Lithium heparin; Green top microtube (lithium heparin); Aliquot tube
Storage:
Ambient
Availability:
Sent to Reference Laboratory
Methodology:
Flow Cytometry
Special Instructions:
Send specimens Monday through Thursday only. Send specimen is original tube. Do not aliquot. For Outpatients, test should only be drawn in outpatient locations within a Hospital (Akron or Beeghly).
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
3-11 days
CPT Code:
86353