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This is not the Leukocyte Histamine Release Test (LHRT).
2 - 4 days
Turnaround time is defined as the usual number of days from the date of pickup of a specimen for testing to when the result is released to the ordering provider. In some cases, additional time should be allowed for additional confirmatory or additional reflex tests. Testing schedules may vary.
Whole blood, frozen
1 mL (Note: This volume does not allow for repeat testing.)
Green-top (heparin) tube required. (Do not use EDTA.)
Transfer the unseparated specimen to a plastic transport tube before freezing. To avoid delays in turnaround time when requesting multiple tests on frozen samples, please submit separate frozen specimens for each test requested.
Specimen not received frozen; improper labeling
Measure histamine that was released in vivo prior to collection of the specimen; evaluate possible systemic mastocytosis
Results for this test are for research purposes only by the assay's manufacturer. The performance characteristics of this product have not been established. Results should not be used as a diagnostic procedure without confirmation of the diagnosis by another medically established diagnostic product or procedure.
Enzyme immunoassay (EIA)
|Order Code||Order Code Name||Order Loinc||Result Code||Result Code Name||UofM||Result LOINC|
|081315||Histamine Determination, Blood||2415-8||081746||Histamine Determination, Blood||ng/mL||2415-8|
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