B Cell Panel


Sunquest Code:BCELLP  
Epic Code:LAB5673Epic Name:B Cell Panel
Methodology:Flow cytometry
Turnaround Time:Specimens are sent to reference laboratory Mon-Thur by 1500; results are reported within 2 days.
Special Instructions:A completed requisition form must be sent with each sample. See Associated Links.

Order On Time Delivery courier to deliver directly to East Bank Sendouts Lab. Call Sendouts at 612-273-3711 to notify.

CSC and West only: Send in red STAT bag by HealthEx courier. Call Sendouts at 612-273-3711 to notify.
Associated Links:

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Requisition Form



Collection Instructions

Specimen:Blood
Optimal Volume:1 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:1 mL
Container:Purple (EDTA)
Collection Instructions:Specimens must be collected after 10:00 am and received in East Bank Core Lab by 1400 Monday through Thursday only. Do not collect the day before a holiday.

A concurrent CBC/Diff should be drawn with this assay or the results of a concurrent CBC/Diff should be sent so that absolute cell values can be reported.
Causes for Rejection:Samples greater than 24 hours old when received at testing site. Samples collected in Yellow ACD tube. Incorrect anticoagulant.


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Whole blood. Do not process.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at room temperature. Must arrive at reference laboratory within 24 hours of collection and no later than 1700 on Fridays. Call CBDI DIL at 513-636-4685 with courier and sample tracking number.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Lab Sendouts  (Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center)
Referral Lab number:2904400


Interpretive

Reference Range:By report.


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