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 cul-de-sac fluid, cytology
Specimen: Cul-de-Sac Fluid 
Volume: 20-50 mL 
Minimum Volume: 1-2 mL 
Specimen Collection: Place specimen in pre-heparinized container or add 3 IU of heparin for each mL of fluid. Mix. 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Transport fresh, unfixed specimen at room temperature. Refrigerate if transport is delayed. 
Lab Code: CYTP 
Requisition: Cytology  
Test Includes:  
Critical Value:  
Test Frequency: Monday-Friday 
Routine TAT: 2 working days 
CPT Code(s): 88108, 88112 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 52 See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 05/25/2016
Time: 07:08:15 (24hr)