B cell enumeration

Alphabetical Test listing

B cell enumeration-12403

  
B cell enumeration
  
12403
  
LAB12403
  
B CELL ENUME
  
B cell CD20 expression
B Cell enumeration for therapeutic monitoring
CD19
Rituxan monitoring
Rituximab monitoring
  

B and T lymphocyte enumeration for therapeutic monitoring

 

  

No pathologist morphology or interpretation will be included with this assay

  
EDTA whole blood
  
  
4.0 mL
  
3.0 mL
  
  • Prepare 2 - 3 smears and allow to air dry
  • Submit whole blood specimen in lavender (EDTA) tube
  • Do not spin
  

Whole blood:

Lavender (EDTA), 4mL

Smears:

Slide holder - 5 specimen

  
  • CBC/differential results are required for this test
    • Include a copy of your results along with the request
  

Ambient (strict)

  
  • Improper label (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Wrong container (anticoagulant or solution)
  • Improper blood/anticoagulant ratio
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage
  • Inappropriate timing of collection
  • Interfering substances
  • Leaking container
  • Slides broken beyond repair

 

  
AHL - Flow Cytometry: F
  
Mo - Fr
  
48 hrs
  

Flow Cytometry

  

An interpretive report will be included

  

Tubes and markers

Tube: BCE (10C)

Markers: CD2, CD19, CD20, CD45

  
88184
88185 x 3
  
04/29/2013
  
10/16/2020
  
02/24/2020