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Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano
Daily; A.M. and P.M.
1-5 mL Whole Blood or 1-2 mL Bone Marrow
Dark Green (Sodium Heparin)
Whole blood or bone marrow collected in an EDTA (lavender-top), EDTA (royal blue-top), ACD solution B (yellow-top), or a lithium heparin (green-top) tube is also acceptable. Buffy Coat, CSF, Fluid, Peritoneal Fluid, Peural Fluid or Fresh (unfixed) tissue is acceptable as well. Must specify CD marker in order.
Room Temp: 48 Hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable
Received frozen; Bronchial washings
5 mL Whole Blood or 2 mL Bone Marrow
1 mL Whole Blood or Bone Marrow
Must indicate CD marker and source in comments, on specimen and on batch sheet.