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Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodeSMBH
Method

Flow cytomety analysis.

Diagnostic Use / Indications

Flow cytometry analysis is used to enumerate the number of CD34+ Haematopoietic Stem Cells (HSCs) for patients undergoing stem cell transplantation.  HSCs are measured in the peripheral blood to indicate the best time to perform the harvest collection.  HSCs are measured again in the harvest product to ensure adequate numbers have been collected to go ahead with the transplant.

External Price$257.04(Exclusive of GST)
  

Specimen Collection

 
Specimen Collection Protocols

 Use a Lavender Test Tube for EDTA.

Patient SpecimenEDTA peripheral blood;or Stem Cell Harvest (SCH)
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot InstructionsPeripheral Blood: 2 x 5mL EDTA. Stem Cell Harvest product: Approximately 0.5mL delivered by NZBS staff.
  

CHLabs Laboratory

 
DepartmentHaematology - Surface Markers
Contact Details Email Email
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Contact Phone Number(03) 3640 917 x80917
Test AvailabilityMon-Fri business hours. Urgent testing by arrangement.
Turnaround Time2 - 4 hours
Uncertainty of Measurement

Determined in-house using CD-Chex:

Absolute CD34 = 7.35 cells/uL

CD34 % = 0.098

WBC = 0.95

 

Delphic Number Test Number1384

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