Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Alpha Thalassemia, Blood Order Code : ATHAL
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 4 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.5 mL
Methodology: Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)
Standard Run Times: Varies
Turnaround Time: 7-14 days
Special Handling: Transport at Room Temperature
CPT Codes: 81257
Z codes : ZB896
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB3275
SHC EPIC Code: LABATHAL
Department: Molecular Pathology