Blastogenesis Antigens; Immune Competence; Lymphocyte Phythemagglutin; Lymphocyte Transformation; Pediatric Cellular Immune Panel
Mayo Medical Lab
Other Reference Test
3-20 mL Whole Blood (1 mL Whole Blood minimum for < 6 years old)
Dark Green (Sodium Heparin)
Draw MONDAY-THURSDAY between 0900-1300 ONLY, no weekends or holidays. Send to lab immediately after collection. Specimens must arrive at Mayo within 24 Hours of collection. If WBC is low, collect more volume of blood.
Room Temp: 48 Hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable
Gross hemolysis; Gross lipemia; Lithium heparin; Aliquot tube
20 mL Whole Blood
3 mL Whole Blood (1 mL Whole Blood minimum for < 6 years old)
LPAFG: Lymphocyte Proliferation, Antigens (Max Prolif of CA and TT as CD45/CD3).
This test should not be ordered for patients younger than 3 months of age unless there is a clinical history of candidiasis.