Human Progenitor Cells
Label Mnemonic: HPC
Epic Lab Code: LAB7802
Downtime Form: A-1a General Laboratory Requisition
Hematology
6240 RCP
356-3527
Specimen(s):
Whole Blood
Collection Medium:
Yellow top tube 8.5 mL (ACD solution A)
Minimum:
This test may be ordered on the same tube as Stem Cell Quantitation, Peripheral Blood.
Delivery Instructions:
Deliver to laboratory immediately after collection.
Testing Schedule:
24 hrs/day, 7 days a week, including holidays.
Turn Around Time:
1 hour (upon receipt in laboratory)
Reference Range:
N/A
Comments:
If the HPC is >0.5/microliter and <7.0/microliter, CD34 PB
Pre-apheresis panel will be performed as a reflex test.
Methodology:
Flow cytometry on Hematology analyzer
CPT Code:
86367
 
See also:
CD34 PB Pre-Apheresis Panel, Peripheral Blood
 
See Additional Information:
Specimens Requiring Immediate Delivery