Name: Hematocrit, Stem Cell, Peripheral Blood
Test Name: Hematocrit, Stem Cell, Peripheral Blood
Health Link Test Code: HCSCHCT
LIS Test Code: SCHCT
CPT Code(s): 85014
Methodology: Flow Cytometry and Impedance
Days Performed: Daily, 24 hours.
In-Lab Turnaround Time: 4 hours.
Stat In-Lab Turnaround Time: 1 hour.
Specimen: Stem cell, peripheral blood
Collection Container: See collection instructions.
Place specimen in at tube with no anticoagulant. DO NOT place specimen in a red-top tube as it contains clot activators.
Collection Volume: 1 mL
Pediatric Collection Volume: 1 mL
Sample Analyzed: Stem cell, peripheral blood
Testing Volume: 1 mL
Pediatric Testing Volume: 1 mL
Transport specimen to UWHC Hospital Laboratory immediately.
Clotted specimens or specimens collected in a red-top tubes (which contain clot activators) are not acceptable.