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Key Personnel

Director: John Schmieg, MD, Phone 504-988-1996, Beeper: 504-268-1445

Senior Technologist: Joan Avent, MT(ASCP), Phone 504-988-2431

Department Hours

Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM.

Major Policies

Specimens for phenotyping are accepted Sunday 12:00 PM - Friday 2:00 PM.

Panels Available

T and B Cell Immunodeficiency Panel
  • Total WBC
  • % and Absolute Lymphocytes
  • T Cells CD3 % and Absolute Numbers
  • T Helper Cells CD4 % and Absolute Numbers
  • T Suppressor Cells CD8 % and Absolute Numbers
  • CD4 / CD8 RATIO
  • B Cells CD19 % and Absolute Numbers
  • NK Cells CD56 % and Absolute Numbers
  • Activated T Cells % and Absolute Numbers
  • CD2 T Cells % and Absolute Numbers
T Cell Panel
  • Total WBC
  • % and Absolute Lymphocytes
  • CD3 % and Absolute Numbers
  • CD4 % and Absolute Numbers
  • CD8 % and Absolute Numbers
  • CD19 % and Absolute Numbers
  • CD56 % and Absolute Numbers
  • CD4 / CD8 Ratio
Leukemia Screening Panel (Mono and Myelocytic Markers)
  • Non Lymphocytic / Unknown Leukemia
Lymphoma Screening Panel
  • T or B Acute, Chronic, Hairy cell Lymphocytic Leukemias / Lymphoma
Dna Ploidy Analysis (G GI, S-Phase, G2M) Fresh Tissue PNH Panel for Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  • CD55
  • CD59
  • FLAER
Stem Cell Analysis
  • CD45 % and Absolute Numbers
  • CD34 % and Absolute Numbers
  • CD3 - When requested - % and Absolute Numbers
  • CD4 - When requested - % and Absolute Numbers
  • CD8 - When requested - % and Absolute Numbers
CTCLSC – Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma Screen
  • Total WBC
  • Lymphocyte % and Absolute Numbers
  • CD45 % and Absolute Number Lymphocytes
  • CD2 % and Absolute Number Lymphocytes
  • CD3 % and Absolute Number Lymphocytes
  • CD5 % and Absolute Number Lymphocytes
  • CD4 % and Absolute Number Lymphocytes
  • CD8 % and Absolute Number Lymphocytes
  • CD7 % and Absolute Number Lymphocytes
  • CD4/CD8 Ratio %
  • CD4 + CD25 % and Absolute Number Lymphocytes
  • CD4 + CD30 % and Absolute Number Lymphocytes
  • CD4 + CD7 % and Absolute Number Lymphocytes
MMP – Multiple Myeloma Panel
  • CD138 % and Absolute Number Lymphocytes
  • CD138 + CD38 Dual Positive
  • CD56
  • CD45
  • CD20
  • Clonality - CD138 + Kappa CD138 + Lambda
Miscellaneous

Additional markers for Hairy Cell, Mantle Cell, Kappa/Lambda, marginal zone, erythroid, megakaryocytic among others are available. Please specify.

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