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Test Code FLOBM Flow Cytometry Bone Marrow, Lab2853

Specimen Requirements

Container/Tube Type: Pink(K2EDTA) or Lavender (EDTA)


Transport Information: 4 mL bone marrow ambient

Specimen Minimum Volume

1.0 mL

Specimen Stability

48 hrs. Ambient (must reach testing lab by the 48 hrs)


 Protect from excess heat and cold. Do not refrigerate. Do not centrifuge

Days and Time Performed

Monday through Friday, 6:30 am-4:30 pm unless STAT


Analytical Time: 4 hours

Reject Due To

If specimen is hot or cold to the touch, more than 48 hours old when received in testing area (Flow Cytometry), clotted or does not meet collection, storage or transport requirements