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platelet count
Synonyms:  
Computer Code: PLAT
Specimen Collection: 2 mL blood (lavender top tube).
Pediatrics: EDTA microtainer with 500 uL (0.5 mL) blood. 
Minimum Volume: 0.5 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Refrigerate. Must be received same day. 
Reference Values: Greater than or equal to 15 days: 130-350 THO/CMM 2-14 days: 170-478 THO/CMM 0-1 day: 226-415 THO/CMM  
Lab Code: HEM 
Requisition: C/H
Test Frequency: Daily 
Routine TAT: 4 hr 
Stat TAT: 30 min 
CPT Code(s): 85049 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 5
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 10/20/2014
Time: 22:13:30 (24hr)