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  EOS Smear Specimen Type:
  also known as Smear for Eosinophils, Fluid for EOS, Eosinophil Smear, Urine EOS Urine

HEMATOLOGY

Specimen requirements: 3.0mL urine in a urine container
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A N/A N/A N/A None Seen
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: 3.0 mL
Absolute minimum amount: 0.5 mL
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s): Common Lab Procedures
  Hematology/Coagulation
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Daily
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 6 Hours
For Hillcrest deliver to: SCRAP : Specimen Central Receiving and
  Processing, room 2-117
For Thornton deliver to: Hematology : Processing Desk, 1st floor,
  Hospital, room 1-013
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Wright's Stain
Special Instructions: Specimens may include nasal, bronchial wash/scraping, fluids, urine, mucosal, touch preps, etc. Specimens for the presence of eosinophils in stools should be delivered to the microbiology laboratory.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Qualitative
SOFT abbreviation: EOS-N, EOS-U
Secondary code: 7207 (nasal), 7205 (urine)
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A