Synonyms: Acute Leukemia Immunophenotyping Panel
Computer Code: (ALPN )
Specimen Collection: Peripheral blood – lavender top tube (EDTA). Bone marrow – preferably one sodium heparin green top or red top tube from sodium heparinized syringe or K2EDTA lavender top tube. Fresh tissue – preferred: place sample in container with flow cytometry transport media; also acceptable: container with saline. Fluid – collect in a sterile cup/container. Other – call CIL at 518-262-5367 for details.
Minimum Volume: 2 mL
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Transport and maintain specimens at 2-8ºC. Specimen must be received within 72 hours of collection. CSF - transport and maintain at 2-8ºC ASAP.
Reference Values: Complete panel will include: CD45, CD2, CD3, CD4, CD5, CD7, CD8, CD13, CD19, CD22, CD34, CD38, CD56, CD79A, MPO and TdT. Additional reflex testing will be performed if necessary.
Lab Code: Cellular Immunology
Requisition: CIL
Test Frequency: Mon-Fri
Routine TAT: 1 day (3 days for Pathology report)
Stat TAT: N/A
CPT Code(s): 88184, 88185x15 TC, 88189 PC
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII