We are proud to announce that PhenoPath is now a Quest Diagnostics Company.
Methodology: Flow Cytometry
This tube is designed to assess surface CD1a and nuclear TdT in the setting of expanded immature T cell populations, and includes the following antibodies: CD45, TdT, CD1a, CD3, CD34, CD33, CD99, and HLA-DR.
Organ: Blood/Bone Marrow
Disease State: Precursor T-Lymphoblastic Lymphoma/Leukemia (T-ALL)
CPT Code(s): 88185x8 (reference only; CPTs may vary)
Turnaround Time: Physician will be contacted by 9:00 PM PST the day of receipt for acute/life threatening conditions; next business day for routine flow cases.
• Peripheral blood, Preferred: 3 ml in sodium heparin (green top) / Acceptable: 3 ml in EDTA (purple top) - OR - • Bone marrow aspirate, Preferred: 1-2 ml in sodium heparin (green top) / Acceptable: 1-2 ml in EDTA (purple top) - OR - • Tissue: Finely minced tissue in RPMI transport media - OR - • Body fluids: In RPMI transport media