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Test Code SQ DHR, EPIC LAB5320 Dihydrorhodamine (DHR) Flow Cytometric Test, Blood

Important Note

Per Meriter Laboratories protocol, test can only be collected Monday - Thursday from 7:30am to 5pm. Specimen must arrive at Meriter Laboratories by 5:30pm.

Additional Codes

DHR

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Requirements

Ordering physician name and phone number are required.

 

A whole blood sodium heparin specimen and a whole blood sodium heparin control specimen from an unrelated, healthy donor are required.

 

Patient:

Container/Tube: Green top (sodium heparin)

Specimen Volume: 5 mL

Collection Instructions: Send specimen in original tube.

 

Normal Control:

Container/Tube: Green top (sodium heparin)

Specimen Volume: 5 mL

Collection Instructions:

1. Label clearly on outermost label normal control.

2. Send specimen in original tube.

 

Minimum Volume: 1 mL

Specimen Transport Temperature

It is recommended that specimens arrive within 24 hours of draw. Samples arriving on the weekend may be canceled. Draw and package specimen as close to shipping time as possible. Ship specimen overnight in an Ambient Mailer-Critical Specimens Only (Supply T668).

Day(s) Test Set Up

M-F

Test Classification and CPT Coding

CPT

82657

88184

 

 

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