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Cold Agglutinins

Tube Type; maintain at 37°C (warm water)

Test ID   LAB1182
EPIC Order
  COLD AGGLUTININ SCREEN
CPT Code(s)   86156 (86157 for titer - if appropriate)
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Referral Testing
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 5 mL blood/red top tube Only (no SST tube), maintain at 37°C; see important Comments
  Micro:  3 ml blood
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - Mayo Medical Laboratories
Turnaround Time   4-6 days
Reference Range   See separate report
Comments Deliver immediately in Styrofoam cup containing warm water. Sample must be kept on warm water (37°C) until centrifuged.

Reviewed by jcayless on March 01, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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