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Test ID N/A (CALL LAB) NONSPECIFIC ESTERASE STAIN

AKA

NSE
Stain

Specimen Type/Requirements

Aspirate bone marrow or draw peripheral blood following standard operating procedures. Prepare 2 bone marrow or peripheral blood smears. Slides can be made from EDTA specimens.

Transport Temperature

Send 2 unstained, unfixed smears at room temperature. Smears must be stained within 48 hours of collection.

Performed Test Frequency

Monday through Friday.

Methodology

Light microscopy.

CPT

88319

Performing Lab

Sanford Fargo