abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz
bg-interior

← Back to search results

PLATELET COUNT

Test Name  PLATELET COUNT 
Mnemonic  PLT 
Lab Order Code   
CPT   85049 
Department  Main Lab 
Container  EDTA (Lavendar) 
Alternative Container   
Handling  Volume: 5ml, 2.5ml or microtainer EDTA tube Stability: 1 day room temperature, 3 days refrigerated  
Preferred Volume   
Minimum Volume   
Stability   
Reject Criteria   
Component   
Methodology   
Units  K/mm3 
Reference Range    
Neonate Reference Range   
Required Information   
Performed   
Reported   Routine 4 hr, STAT 1hr 
Note  Mix tube immediately after collection to avoid platelet clumping 
LOINC    
Cross References   
Referred Lab   
Print #