Skip to main content
Skip to main content
Go to homepage

Natural Killer (NK)/Natural Killer (NK Function)

Centralized Core Laboratory - : Send Out

Test ID :
NKFCT
Test Workstation :
CINCI
Specimen Type:
Whole Blood
Tube Type:
Green Top (Sodium Heparin)
Collection Volume:
Call Laboratory Sendouts ext. 34853 for collection volume.
Cause for Rejection:
Frozen, clotted, centrifuged, specimens greater than 28 hrs. old, specimens collected in anticoagulants other than Sodium Heparin
Storage:
Critical Ambient
Availability:
Sent to Reference Laboratory
Methodology:
Chromium Release
Special Instructions:
Transport whole blood in original collection tubes. Do not refrigerate or freeze. Draw Monday Thursday only, between 10:00 and 13:00. Must be received by laboratory by 14:00. Specimen stable for 24 hours.
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
4 days
Additional Info:
Reference range available on patient report
CPT Code:
86357,86352
Panel Includes:
NK 50:1 NK 25:1 NK 12:1 NK 6:1 NK Lytic Unit NK (CD16/56%) – no reference range for this component for this report Interpretation
Synonyms:
Natural Killer Function, HLH: MK Function, NK Cell Function, Natural Killer Cell Function

By using this site, you consent to our use of cookies. To learn more, read our privacy policy.

Summit Mall Play Area
Answer Key:
Click to expand
There are 10 nurses in the picture.

And we have many more pediatric primary care providers in Northeast Ohio. You can meet some of them here.
Summit Mall Play Area
Answer Key:
Click to expand
The five differences are:
– Phone color
– Coat pocket
– Stethoscope earpiece color
– Stethoscope bell dot
– Clipboard paper color

Need help finding a doctor, choosing a location or getting a general question about Akron Children's answered? Call us or fill out the form and we'll help in any way we can.
Summit Mall Play Area
Answer Key:
Click to expand
The two matching doctors are 9 and 14.

With virtual visits, you can see our pediatric experts from the comfort of home or wherever you are.
Summit Mall Play Area
Answer Key:
Click to expand
The correct path:
The Correct Path
We offer many ways to get pediatric care all over Northeast Ohio. Use this page to find the right kind of care and the most convenient location for you.