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Electron Study of Lymphocytes for Suspected Storage Disorder (Updated)

Components

Name Method Department Units
EM of lymphocytes Electron microscopy
Anatomic Pathology

Specimen Requirements

Reasons for Rejection

  • Clotted specimen
  • Wrong collection tube
  • Specimen received at wrong time of day

Comments

Specimen should be sent to CPA, and from there to Special Hematology for sample preparation before being delivered to Anatomic Pathology, rm J0320. The specimen MUST be accompanied with a tissue requisition which includes all patient information (patient name, date of birth, medical record number, pertinent history, sending institution and tests required).

CPT Code

  • 88348