Heinz Body Stain

Last Modified: 10/2/2017 4:04:08 PM

Patient Preparation: Testing results unreliable on patients under 6 months of age.
Specimen Requirements: 5.0 mL Whole Blood in a Lavender Top Tube - EDTA
Collection Instructions: Specimen must be received within 24 hours of collection. 

Testing must be performed within 48 hours of collection
Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability: 24 hours Ambient
Reference Range: Direct: Negative
Induced: <40%
Methodology: Supravital Stain
Custom Panel: No


Days Performed: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Sites Performed: ARUP Lab
PHL Test Code: MSOT
EPIC Test Code:
Send Out Test Code: 49090
CPT Coding: 85441 Direct component; 85445 Induced, acetylphenylhydrazine

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