|Lab Section||Clinical Pathology|
|Test Description||Preparation and evaluation of concentrated smears of
leukocytes and platelets, generally to aid in identification
of low levels of hemoparasites in leukocytes or platelets.
|Sample Type||Whole blood; minimum amount is ½ of tube volume|
|Container||EDTA (lavender) tube|
|Special Submission Instructions||Ship with cold packs OVERNIGHT.|
|Turnaround time||1 business day|