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lamellar body count
Synonyms: LBC 
Computer Code: (LBC)
Specimen Collection: 2 mL amniotic fluid. 
Minimum Volume: 2 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Store specimen at room temperature for 24 hours. If testing is delayed, store at 2-8ÂșC. Good up to 4 days. Transport specimen at room temperature. 
Reference Values: 1. >49 Tho/uL Mature 2. 37-49 Tho/uL Indeterminate 3. <37 Tho/uL Immature  
Lab Code: HEM 
Requisition: AMNIOTIC FLD, FLD/ FCL
Test Frequency: Daily 
Routine TAT: 4 hr 
Stat TAT: 60 min 
CPT Code(s): 83664 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 5
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 07/31/2014
Time: 21:44:05 (24hr)