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Epic Code LAB7550 Pathologist Review

Important Note

Required for Review: CBC with manual or automated differential results with unstained clipped corner peripheral smear. Please, do not order as a "peripheral smear".

This is not a standalone order. A peripheral blood smear slide must be available for Pathologist Review or a CBC w/Manual or Automated Differential must be ordered.

Test Name Alias

Pathologist Review | Blood smear review | 8367

Interface Order Alias

10514

Ordering Instructions

Required for Review: CBC with manual or automated differential results with unstained clipped corner peripheral smear. Please, do not order as a "peripheral smear".

This is not a standalone order. A peripheral blood smear slide must be available for Pathologist Review or a CBC w/Manual or Automated Differential must be ordered.

Collection Instructions

  • Gently invert 8 - 10 times after collection.
  • Specimen must be received within 8 hours of collection

Processing Instructions (Laboratory, Outpatient or Off-site collection)

Processed Specimen: Whole Blood EDTA

 

Centrifuge/Spin: No

Aliquot: No

 

Transport Temperature: Refrigerated

Specimen Stability

Ambient: 8 hours

Refrigerate: 24 hours

Note: Cellular characteristics required for differential analysis become compromised in specimens greater than stated specimen stability due to degradation of cells.

Laboratory Retention: 72 hours

Reflex Information

Link: MEC approved reflex

Test Frequency

Available Monday - Friday, 8 am - 6 pm, usual TAT 1-2 days.

Reference Range

An interpretive report is provided

Performing Department

HEMATOLOGY

Performing Department Laboratory Location

Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory, Grand Rapids, MI

Methodology

Microscopy

CPT

85060

CDM Code

Update in process

Epic Test ID

1230101028

LOINC

LOINC: N/A

Beaker LOINC

PATH REVIEW FLAG: N/A

Mayo Access Code

SHO8367

Reviewed Date

9/2/2021

Beaker Names

Beaker Procedure Name: PATH REVIEW, SMEAR
Beaker Display Name: Pathologist Review, Blood Smear
BEAKER TEST NAME: PATHOLOGIST REVIEW SMEAR
BEAKER TEST REPORT NAME: Pathologist Review Peripheral Smear

Beaker Synonyms

PATH REVIEW

Beaker Location, Container and Temperature

BW HEMATOLOGY: 3 ML LAV TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
BW HEMATOLOGY: 3 ML LAVENDER TOP TUBE A (Acceptable)-Ambient
BW HEMATOLOGY: 6 ML PINK EDTA R (Acceptable)-Refrigerated
BW HEMATOLOGY: 6 ML PINK EDTA TUBE A (Acceptable)-Ambient
BW HEMATOLOGY: LAVENDER (EDTA) MICROTAINER (Acceptable)-Refrigerated