Test Name: T Helper IL17 Reference Test
EPIC Search Term: LABTHIL17
Synonyms: THELPER
Preferred Container: 1 x 10 mL Green Sodium Heparin Tube
Sample Type: Whole blood
Draw Volume: 10
Minimum Volume: 6 mL
Collection Instructions: Specimen should only be collected on Monday - Wednesday (by 3pm)to ensure receipt by performing lab not later than Thursday. DO NOT COLLECT WEDNESDAY AFTER 3PM, or ALL DAY THURSDAY, FRIDAY, SATURDAY, SUNDAY OR HOLIDAY.
Special Collection Instructions: CBC/Differential Result on the patient is required and must be either from the same collection or within 24 hours of collection for THIL17. If there is not a CBC that meets this criteria then a CBC/Differential should also be ordered.
Specimen Transport: Room Temperature
Required Forms: Medical College of Wisconsin Requisition Form (click here)
Test Performed By: Clinical Immunodiagnostic and Research, 414-955-4165
8701 W. Watertown Plank Rd
MFRC RM 5072
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Lab Section: Referred Testing