Qualitative Flow Cytometry
Hereditary Spherocytosis; EMA; Osmotic Fragility; HS hemolytic anemia assay, Band3
Other Reference Test
0.5-4 mL Whole Blood
Whole blood collected in a sodium or lithium heparin (green-top) tube is also acceptable. Include a Wright stained slide.
Room Temp: 3 Days; Refrigerated: 7 Days; Frozen: Unacceptable
4 mL Whole Blood
0.5 mL Whole blood
Include a Wright stained slide. Complete an ARUP requisition and submit with specimen and slide refrigerated. Call Apollo Courier Service for pick up Monday-Friday.
Insurance authorization is required prior to draw for outpatients. Ok to send on inpatients.