Test Catalog

Test

Code
V182
Name
CD4
Notes
Description

Also known as: ABSOLUTE T4/ ABSOLUTE CD4, SMT, SELECTED MONOCLONAL ANTIBODY, T4 LYMPHOCYTE, 4086, V182
Orderable Code: V182
Test Contains (LOINC): Absolute Lymphocytes (26474-7), Percent CD4 (8123-2)
Absolute CD4 (24467-3)
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Sample Type: Whole Blood
Preferred Container: Dedicated EDTA (Lavender Top) Tube
Sample Volume: Properly filled EDTA (Lavender Top) Tube
Handling Instructions: Collect a separate EDTA tube for this test due to stability limitations.
Client Transport Temperature: Ambient
Specimen Stability: Testing should be performed within 48 hours of collection
Unsuitable Specimen: Hemolysis, Refrigerated, Clotting
TESTING
Frequency: Daily
Expected Turn Around: 1 Day
Responsible Dept: Flow Cytometry
CPT: 86361
Methodology: Flow Cytometry