Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
Test Name : CD3, Blood Order Code : CD3B
Synonyms: Peripheral Blood CD3
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 4 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.5 mL
Methodology: Flow Cytometer, Automated Hematology Analyzer
Components: WBC count, CD3%
Standard Run Times: Daily
Turnaround Time: 24 hours/next day. STAT handling is available. Call Flow Lab at 650-724-2250 for more information.
Special Handling: Transport at Room Temperature, to be received within 24 hours of collection.
CPT Codes: 86359
Causes For Rejection: Severely hemolyzed specimen, clotted specimen, improperly labeled specimen
Department: Flow Cytometry