CSF CELL COUNT & DIFFERENTIAL

Synonyms: Spinal Fluid Count
Computer Code: SFCD
Specimen Collection: 1 mL spinal fluid.
Minimum Volume: 1 mL
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Refrigerate. Must be received same day.
Reference Values: See Report
Lab Code: HEM
Requisition: FLD/ FCL
Test Frequency: Daily
Routine TAT: 4 hrs
Stat TAT: 2 hrs
CPT Code(s): 89051
LCD or NCD:
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII