EOSINOPHIL COUNT (ABECTS)

Test Code
LAB298

Alias/See Also
ABECT

CPT Codes
85048

Preferred Specimen
5 mL whole Blood

Transport Container
Lavender top

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated

Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Clotted specimen

Reference Range
Newborn - 6mo: 0.0-0.9 10E9/L
6mo - 1yr: 0.1-0.7 10E9/L
1yr - 5yr: 0.0-0.7 10E9/L
6yr - 15yr: 0.0-0.5 10E9/L
16yr - adult: 0.1-0.5 10E9/L



The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.