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Lab Test Dictionary

Antigen-induced Lymphocyte Proliferation Panel (Candida, Tetanus, TB PPD) (91977)

Methodology

Cell Culture (CC); Scintillation Counter


Specimen Type

Whole Blood

Performing Lab

Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days

Tuesday-Friday

Standard TAT

2 Weeks


Collection Information

Specimen Required

5-10 mL Whole Blood

Container Type

Dark Green (Sodium Heparin)

Collection Instructions

Collect Monday-Thursday ONLY. Maintain and transport blood at room temp.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Ambient-Only

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 48 Hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable

Rejection Criteria

Hemolysis; Received refrigerated; Received frozen; Clotted specimens

Test Volume Required

10 mL Whole Blood

Minimum Test Volume

5 mL Whole Blood

Processing Instructions

Maintain and transport blood at room temp.


Included Tests

Candida-induced Lymphocyte Proliferation, Tetanus-induced Lymphocyte Proliferation, and Tuberculin PPD-induced Lymphocyte Proliferation


CPT Codes

86353 (x3)


Revised

06-16-16

Initials

SL