CBC WITH MANUAL DIFFERENTIAL

Code
099.0500
Name
CBC WITH MANUAL DIFFERENTIAL
Category
None
Department
Hematology
Start Date
Expiration Date
Synonyms
CPT Codes
85007, 85027
Site
Main Lab
Reference Test
ATLAS Test Code

Specimen Information

Type

Lavender, EDTA
Only order if physician specifically wants a MANUAL differential performed. Routinely order a Complete Blood Count which includes automated differential that is reflexed to a manual differential if required.

Volume

1.5 mL

Transport Info

Refrigerated
24 hour stability

Fasting Required?
False
Patient Instructions

Reference Range

See report for age and sex specific ranges

Methodology

Electrical Impedence, Flow Cytometry, Spectrophotometry

Clinical Significance

Evaluate anemia, leukemia, reaction to inflammation and infections, peripheral blood cellular characteristics, state of hydration and dehydration, polycythemia, hemolytic disease of the newborn, inherited disorders of red cells, white cells, and platelets; manage chemotherapy decisions; determine qualitative and quantitative variations in white cell numbers and morphology, morphology of red cells and platelet evaluation. To rule out anemia, leukemia, inflammation, and infection. To view peripheral blood cellular characteristics and quantitate red blood cells (RBC), white blood cells (WBC), and platelets.

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