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Screening tool to confirm a hematologic disorder
Establish or rule out a diagnosis
Detect an unsuspected hematologic disorder
Monitor effects of radiation or chemotherapy
These counts are used as clinical guides in the diagnosis and/or monitoring of many diseases.
|Test ID||Reporting Name||Available Separately||Always Performed|
|DIFFR||Morphology Eval (special Smear)||No||No|
For Mayo patients:
A morphology evaluation is performed when the automated 5-part differential is invalid and/or when abnormal results are identified upon microscopic examination.
For Mayo Medical Laboratories patients:
An approval will be requested before the morphologic evaluation is ordered due to the additional charge.
For Mayo patients only:
A consultant evaluation is performed on clinically significant abnormal results identified upon microscopic examination at an additional charge.
RF/DC (Radio Frequency/Direct Current) detection method Hydro Dynamic Focusing (DC Detection), flow cytometry method (using a semiconductor laser), and SLS (sodium lauryl sulfate) hemoglobin method