Ordering Recommendation

Use to diagnose Bernard-Soulier syndrome or Glanzmann thrombasthenia in patients with a lifelong history of platelet-type bleeding.

Mnemonic
PGE
Methodology

Qualitative Flow Cytometry

Performed

Sun-Sat

Reported

1-3 days

New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Collect

Lavender (EDTA), pink (K2 EDTA), or yellow (ACD Solution B).

Specimen Preparation

Transport 4 mL whole blood. (Min: 0.1 mL)

Storage/Transport Temperature

Room temperature.

Unacceptable Conditions
Remarks
Stability

EDTA: Ambient: 72 hours; Refrigerated: 72 hours; Frozen: Unacceptable
ACD solution B: Ambient: 72 hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable

Reference Interval

Normal

Interpretive Data

Refer to report.

Compliance Statement A: For laboratory developed tests using a manufacturer labeled ASR as the reagent providing the specificity of the assay. Analyte Specific Reagent. This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. The U. S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved or cleared this test; however, the FDA has determined that such clearance or approval is not necessary.

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

86022 x3

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
2013071 GPIb (CD42b) Expression
2013072 GPIIb/IIIa (CD41/CD61) Expression
2013073 Platelet Glycoprotein Expression Interp
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Aliases
  • Bernard-Soulier Syndrome
  • CD41
  • CD42b
  • CD61
  • Glanzmann Thrombasthenia
  • GPIb
  • GPIIb/IIIb
  • PGE
Platelet Surface Glycoprotein Expression (PGE) by Flow Cytometry, Whole Blood