Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
Test Name : Mitogen Induced Lymph Proliferation Order Code : 13039R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: Phytohemagglutinin; Concanavalin; Pokeweed Mitogen
Specimen Type: Heparinized blood in two green-top (sodium heparin) Vacutainers
Container Type: Green-top tube (sodium heparin)
Required Volume: 20 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 10 mL
Methodology: Cell Culture; Scintillation Counter
Components: Phytohemagglutinin (PHA)-induced Lymphocyte Proliferation; Concanavalin A (Con A)-induced Lymphocyte Proliferation; Pokeweed Mitogen (PWM)induced Lymphocyte Proliferation
Turnaround Time: 5-8 days
Special Handling: Samples accepted Monday through Thursday ONLY. Sample must be received in SHC lab by 4:30pm the day of collection. Do not refrigerate or freeze. Transport at room temperature.
CPT Codes: 86353 x 3
SHC EPIC Code: LAB13039R
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Immunology/Allergy
Sendout Lab: Quest Diagnostics
Sendout Lab Test Code: 91976