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white blood cell count
Synonyms: WBC 
Computer Code: WBC
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. Transport within 8 hours. 
Reference Values: >12 years: Male: 4.0-9.0 THO/CMM Female: 4.1-9.3 THO/CMM 6-12 years: 4.5-11.5 THO/CMM 91 days - 6 years: 6.0-12.5 THO/CMM 15-90 days: 6.0-18.0 THO/CMM 2-14 days: 7.0-25.0 THO/CMM 0-1 day: 5.4-23.2 THO/CMM  
Lab Code: HEM 
Requisition: C/H
Test Frequency: Daily 
Routine TAT: 4 hr 
Stat TAT: 30 min 
CPT Code(s): 85048 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 5
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 10/01/2014
Time: 04:21:53 (24hr)