LBC - Overview: Lamellar Body Count, Amniotic Fluid

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Test Name

Test ID: LBC    
Lamellar Body Count, Amniotic Fluid

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Predicting fetal lung maturity and assessing the risk of developing neonatal respiratory distress syndrome, when performed during 32 to 39 weeks gestation

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Sysmex XN-9000, Platelet Count by Impedance Method

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name A shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Lamellar Body Count, AF

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Fetal Lung Maturity