Transfustion Related Cell Count
 
 

Transfusion Related Cell Count

Test name:
Transfusion Related Cell Count

Specimen requirements:
RBCs and platelet transfusion products within 48 hours following leuco-reduction.

Minimum volume:
400uL

Storage and Stability information:
Room temperature, 48 hours

Test performed:
Daily

Methodology:
Flow Cytometry

Reference range:
<5.0 x 10cells/µL

Clinical significance:

This test is performed as a service for blood banks to count and enumerate residual white blood cells (rWBCs) in leuco-reduced blood products.

CPT codes:
N/A