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Test Code LBC Lamellar Body Count

Additional Codes

EMR Interface Order Code: 07360

Collection Container

Syringe

Specimen Required

Amniotic fluid

Specimen Volume

1 mL

Minimum Specimen Volume

1 mL

Special Handling Instructions

Do not place on ice.

Transport Temperature

Ambient temperature

Specimen Stability

Specimen should be transported to laboratory ASAP after collection.

Reasons for Rejection

Specimens received on ice,visible blood(RBC≥0.03),meconium,vaginal samples will not be processed if containing mucus.

Methodology

XN9000

Reference Ranges

Immature :<15,000UL Indeterminate:15,000UL Mature:>50,000 UL

Turnaround Time

1 hour

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

24 hours a day,7 days a week

CPT Code

83664

LOINC Code

19114-8