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  Body Fluids Specimen Type:
  also known as Fluids for Cell Counts, Body Fluids for Cell Counts



Specimen requirements: 3 mL EDTA draw
  or: 3 mL EDTA Hemogard Closure
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: 2 mL
Absolute minimum amount: 0.5 mL
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: Body fluids need to be delivered to the appropriate laboratory immediately after collection.
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s): Hematology/Coagulation
Stat frequency: Daily
Stat turn around time: 1 hour
Routine frequency: Daily
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 4 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: Manual Microscopy
Special Instructions: Collect all body fluids for cell counts in EDTA (lavender) tubes and deliver to the SCRAP laboratory, room# 2-117. Specimens delivered in syringes are unacceptable and will need to be transferred to the correct container by a person from the collection site.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: BFCC
CyberLAB code: 7127
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A