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HLA B27, flow cytometry

Lab Section: 

Flow Cytometry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB3115

 

Methodology: 

Flow Cytometry

Schedule: 

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Reported: 

3 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Lavender Top
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Transport: Transport at room temperature.
Handling: Transport and store at room temperature.
Unacceptable conditions: Clotted, spun hemolyzed or frozen sample
Stability: Stable for 72 hours at room temperature
On Floor Storage: * Do not refrigerate *

 

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: AS(Ankylosing Spondylitis) screen, other autoimmune disorders

Reference Interval: 

Negative

CPT Code(s): 

86812

Last Changed: 

8/21/2017 8:46 AM

Last Reviewed: 

8/21/2017 8:46 AM