Immune Deficiency Profile VIII
82232, 86332, 86359, 86360
Serum, frozen; serum, refrigerated; whole blood and one blood film, room temperature
2 mL serum (1 mL each tube) and 7 mL ACD whole blood and 7 mL EDTA whole blood and one peripheral blood film
Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube and yellow-top (ACD) tube and lavender-top (EDTA) tube
Due to loss of cellular viability, draw specimen so it will arrive in the laboratory Monday through Thursday and within 48 hours of collection. Specimens cannot be held over the weekend. State date and time of collection on the request form. To avoid delays in turnaround time when requesting multiple tests on frozen samples, please submit separate frozen specimens for each test requested.
Refrigerated and frozen serum. Maintain whole blood specimen at room temperature.