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Fetal Hemoglobin by Flow Cytometry

Tube 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-Sat, 12:00. Samples received after 12:00 processed next working day.
STAT: Yes: see important Comments
Turnaround Time
Reference Range Normal:
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 Christopher Parker on December 01, 2021

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