CD 4 Lymphocyte count


Test Information

Test Name

CD 4 Lymphocyte count

Synonyms

CD4

Preferred Specimen

Heparin (Whole blood)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

2 days


Processing Information

Registration Code

FLBL

Notes

  • DO NOT centrifuge; whole blood required
  • DO NOT share sample; dedicated tube required
  • Process ASAP; Must be analysed within 48 hours of collection

Site Specific Notes

- Tauranga

HIV positive patients requests from Dr Gimwade or Hepatitis Foundation: Send sample directly to Lab+


Methodology

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

Send Away Transport

Ambient

External Lab Website