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Lab Test Dictionary

Acanthocytes


Performing Lab

RCHSD Hematology



Collection Information


Processing Information - Lab Use Only


Comments

If the physician orders "ACANTHOCYTES ON BLOOD FILM" (peripheral smear/slide), this test is part of the DIFF. Must enter in the comment field "LOOK FOR ACANTHOCYTES" so the Hematology Tech will report it.


Revised

06-30-10