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94148: Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria(pnh) W/flaer(high Sensi) Print View
Interpretation      
Comments      
Specimen Type:      
Clinical Information      
Viability (%)      
Population (s) gated      
Abnormal Cells Detected      
% Abnormal      
Flow differential (%)      
RBCs      
Granulocytes      
Monocytes      
Number of markers      
Method and Markers Tested      

PRIMARY
1 Whole Blood EDTA 5 (3) mL   Room Temperature - 72 Hour(s)  
ALTERNATE
  Whole Blood ACD Sol A 5 (3) mL   Room Temperature - 72 Hour(s)  
  Whole Blood Heparin 5 (3) mL   Room Temperature - 72 Hour(s)  

The high sensitivity and quantitative flow cytometry assay is used in the diagnosis and follow-up of patients with paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH). FLAER as well as antibodies directed against glycosylphosphosphatidylinositol (GPI)-linked antigens are used to evaluate for the presence of (GPI)-deficient cell populations down to a level of 0.01%.
Setup Schedule
Sunday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Next day

CPT Codes
88187,88185x6,88184

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Notes
Transport Temperature: Room temperature Methodology: Flow Cytometry






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