Platelet Count (PLT)

Specimen Whole Blood
Container Type Lavender Top Tube

Stability 2 days
Turnaround Time 1 day
Methodology Fluorescent Flow Cytometry, Direct Current Sheath Flow
Reference Range Male: 163-337 x 103/µL

Female: 182-369 x 103/µL

Transport Temp Refrigerate 2°-8° C
Instructions Avoid hemolysis or clotted specimen. Specimen must be received in the laboratory within 48 hours of collection. Do not freeze.
CPT Code 85049