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Test Code LAB2132 Absolute Neutrophil Count, Whole Blood

Additional Codes

Test Name in EPIC

EPIC Test Code Mnemonic
ABSOLUTE NEUTROPHIL COUNT LAB2132 ANC

 

Methodology

Impedance, Direct Current (DC) detection method, and Particle Distribution Analysis (PDA).

Note: This is a modified hematology profile for oncology patients that includes WBC and neutrophil count.

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Whole blood

Container/Tube: Lavender top (EDTA)

Specimen Volume: 1 mL

Specimen Minimum Volume: 1.0 mL for EDTA tube, 0.3 mL for microtainer

Specimen Transport Temperature

Ambient 4 hours/Refrigerate 24 hours OK/Frozen NO

Day(s) Test Set Up

Monday through Sunday

Reference Values

 

TEST AGE ABSOLUTE

WBC:

0 – 14 days

8.0-15.4 x 109/L

 

15 days – 30 days

7.8-15.9

 

31 days – 60days

7.1-15.0

 

61days – 180 days

6.0-13.3

 

0.5 yr – 2 years

5.9-13.5

 

2yr-<6yr

4.8-13.3

 

6yr-<12yr

4.3-11.4

 

12yr-<18yr

3.8-9.8

 

18 yr – 150 years

3.2-11.0

NEUTROPHIL:

0 – 14 days

1.6-6.7 x 109/L

 

15 days – 30 days

1.2-5.5

 

31 days – 60days

0.8-4.7

 

61days – 180 days

0.9-7.2

 

0.5 yr – 2 years

1.2-7.2

 

2yr-<6yr

1.5-8.3

 

6yr-<12yr

1.6-7.8

 

12yr-<18yr

1.5-7.4

 

18 yr – 150 years

1.0-7.6

 

Test Classification and CPT Coding

85048

Performing Laboratory

Hematology -

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