Name: Flow Cytometry, Apheresis CD34 (without WBC)
Test Name: Flow Cytometry, Apheresis CD34 (without WBC)
Health Link Test Code: FAPCD34
LIS Test Code: FAPCD34
CPT Code(s): 86367
Percent, absolute number and viability of CD34 cells in apheresis product. Does not include a WBC. Order APCD34 if SCWBC is needed.
Methodology: Flow Cytometry
For determining CD34 levels in apheresis product.
Days Performed: Mon-Fri.
In-Lab Turnaround Time: 1 day.
Stat In-Lab Turnaround Time: Not available stat.
Specimen: Apheresis Product
Collection Container: See collection instructions.
Place apheresis product (that is ACD anticoagulated during the apheresis procedure) into a tube containing no anticoagulants. Note: Do not place specimen in a red top tube. Red top tubes contain clot activators.
Collection Volume: 2.5 mL
Pediatric Collection Volume: 1 mL
Sample Analyzed: Apheresis Product
Testing Volume: 1 mL
Pediatric Testing Volume: 1 mL
Keep specimen at room temperature. Do NOT centrifuge tube.
Transport unopened tube at room temperature to UWHC Hospital Laboratory within 16 hours of collection.
Hemolyzed, clotted, frozen or overheated specimens are not acceptable. Samples greater than 24 hours old at the time of analysis are not acceptable.
This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by the UWHC Clinical Laboratories. This test meets the standards for clinical testing. This test should not be regarded as investigational or for research use. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has not approved or cleared this test; however, the FDA has determined that such clearance or approval is not necessary.