Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Slide Save For Clinician Order Code : SLIDE
Note: Do not use 6 mL EDTA tubes. Samples submitted to the Hematology laboratory in these tubes will be rejected.
Synonyms: Slide
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 2 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.5 mL
Methodology: Special service
Standard Run Times: Daily
Turnaround Time: 24 hours/next day
Special Handling: Send Wrights/Giemsa Stained slides in carrier to clinician.
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB3160
SHC EPIC Code: LABSLIDE
Causes For Rejection: Clotted EDTA specimen. Blood collected in a 6 mL EDTA tube.
Department: Hematology