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Eosinophil Smear, Nasopharyngeal

Eosinophil Smear, Nasopharyngeal (HCNPSMEO) Hematology Lab Test

Name: Eosinophil Smear, Nasopharyngeal

Test Name: Eosinophil Smear, Nasopharyngeal

Health Link Test Code: HCNPSMEO

LIS Test Code: NPSMEO

CPT Code(s): 89190

Methodology: Manual Microscopy

Days Performed: Daily, 24 hours.

In-Lab Turnaround Time: 4 hours.

Stat In-Lab Turnaround Time: Not available stat.

Specimen: Nasal swab

Collection Instructions:

Collect nasopharyngeal swab and make smear on microscope slide. Mark side on which smear is made.

Specimen Transport:

Place in protective slide holder and transport specimen to UWHC Hospital Laboratory.

Interpretation:

No reference range available for nasal secretions.