Important Information to Know About Ongoing Negotiations and Strike Notice — Read More
Search All

Lab Test Dictionary

Perforin/Granzyme B

Methodology

Flow Cytometry


Specimen Type

Whole Blood

Performing Lab

Cincinnati Children's Diagnostic Immunology


Epic ID

LAB04023

Lab Test Days

Monday-Friday

Standard TAT

2 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1-3 mL Whole Blood

Container Type

Lavender (EDTA)

Collection Instructions

Collect Monday-Thursday 0800-1300 ONLY, no weekends or holidays. Whole blood collected in a sodium heparin (green-top) tube is also acceptable.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Ambient-Only

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 24 Hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unaccptable

Rejection Criteria

Clotted; Hemolyzed or centrifuged specimens; Specimen collected in an unacceptable anticoagulant

Test Volume Required

3 mL Whole Blood

Minimum Test Volume

1 mL Whole Blood

Processing Instructions

Complete Cincinnati Diagnostic Immunology requisition and submit with specimen room temp. Ship Monday-Thursday ONLY, no weekends or holidays.


CPT Codes

88184, 88184 (x4), 88187


Revised

01-19-17

Initials

SL