Cell Count/Differential, Spinal Fluid

Additional Info:
Includes: color, appearance, WBC, RBC, and Differential

Methodology: Manual Microscopic Analysis

Stat: Available STAT

Specimen Requirements: PLEASE DELIVER TO LAB WITHIN 1 HOUR FOR SUPERIOR SPECIMEN QUALITY.
1.0 mL of spinal fluid collected in a sterile container supplied by Meadville Medical Center Laboratory. Refrigerate specimen after collection.

Analytical Time:
1 day

Days Set Up: Monday through Sunday

CPT Information:
89051 – Cell count, misc body fluid, diff