Test Catalog

Test

Code
V003
Name
BASIC LYMPHOCYTE SUBSET ANALYSIS BY FLOW CYTOMETRY-FC
Description

Alternative Names: V003, V183, TBNK, T AND B CELLS, TB CELLS
Includes: Absolute Lymphocytes, Percent CD3, Absolute CD3, Percent CD4, Absolute CD4, Percent CD4, Absolute CD8, CD4/CD8 Ratio, Percent CD19,
Absolute CD19, Percent CD16+56, Absolute CD16+56
Sample Type: Whole Blood
Preferred Container:  Dedicated EDTA (Lavender Top) Tube
Sample Volume: Properly filled EDTA (Lavender Top) Tube
Minimum Volume: 4.0 mL
Handling Instructions: Collect a separate EDTA tube for this test due to stability limitations.
Transport Temperature: Critical Ambient
Specimen Stability: Testing should be performed within 48 hours of collection
Testing Frequency: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Expected Turn Around Time: 1 Day
Testing Facility: AEL
CPT Codes: 86360, 86359, 86357, 86355