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Neutrophil Function (Oxidative Burst)

preferred   acceptable

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB5919
CPT Code(s)   86356
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Clinical Flow Cytometry Laboratory
Tube Station   82
Specimen Routine:
3 mL blood, EDTA tube (lavender top) - preferred;  Na Heparin tube (green top) - also acceptable.  See Important Comments
Availability Routine: Monday - Friday only (Friday cut off time 12:00 noon), no Weekends or Holidays
Turnaround Time   72 hours
Reference Range Normal: Normal, not consistent with CGD
Comments Sample must be kept at room temperature. Submit by 12:00 noon for same day testing (recommended).

Reviewed by jcayless on November 26, 2019

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