Cytology, Body Cavity Fluid
8209701
 
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
CF
Methodology
Microscopy
Performed
Mon-Fri
Reported
1-5 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Refer to Cytology, Body Cavity Fluid Collection for specific collection and transportation guidelines.  
Specimen Preparation
 
Storage/Transport Temperature
 
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
Note
CPT Code(s)
88108 and/or 88106; 88305. Additional CPT codes may apply if special studies are required
Components
Cross References
  • Pelvic Washing for Cytology
  • Pericardial Fluid for Cytology
  • Peritoneal Fluid Cytology
  • Synovial Fluid for Cytology