LYMPHOCYTE MITOGEN PROLIFERATION

Code
000.0000
Name
LYMPHOCYTE MITOGEN PROLIFERATION
Category
None
Department
Send-Out
Start Date
Expiration Date
Synonyms
CPT Codes
86353 x 3
Site
SBMF
Reference Test
44612
ATLAS Test Code

Specimen Information

Type

Green top (sodium heparin), WHOLE BLOOD, from both the patient and a normal control subject

Volume

10.0 mL from patient, AND
10.0 mL from normal control

Transport Info

Room temperature, WHOLE BLOOD

Fasting Required?
False
Patient Instructions

Collect samples only on Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday
Routine venipuncture
Collect samples from patient and normal control subject
Normal control must be a healthy individual who is unrelated to the patient
Collect control specimen at approximately the same time as and under similar conditions to the patient
Patient and control samples must be collected within 48 hours of test performance

Reference Range

See Report

Methodology

Cell Culture

Clinical Significance

Use to evaluate T-cell mediated immune deficiency

Back