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Fetal Hemoglobin by Flow Cytometry

Lavender TopTube Type
Test ID   LAB5639
EPIC Order
  FETAL HEMOGLOBIN (FETAL MATERNAL BLEED), BY FLOW CYTOMETRY 
CPT Code(s)   86356
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Clinical Flow Cytometry Laboratory
Tube Station   32: Send all samples to Transfusion Medicine Service
Specimen Routine: 3 mL blood/lavender Top
Availability Routine: Mon-Fri, 12:00.  Samples received after 12:00 processed next working day.
  STAT: Yes:  see important Comments
Turnaround Time    
Reference Range Normal:  
     

Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions:

Whole blood, refrigerated, 96 hours from collection
Comments For STAT requests after 16:00 or on weekends or holidays, contact Transfusion Medicine Service (984-974-1780)
For Rhogam order, Transfusion Medicine will reflex test for Quantitative Fetal Hemoglobin if necessary.

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on June 22, 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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