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Test Compendium

6082: BABESIA MICROTI, BLOOD SMEAR

Test Code

  • 6082

Test Synonym

  • B. MICROTI, BLOOD SMEAR FOR BABESIA

Volume

  • 1 mL

Minimum Volume

  • 0.5 mL

Specimen Requirements

  • Whole Blood

Container

  • Lavender Top Tube, Lavender Microtainer-Pediatric, Lavender Pediatric, Slide Specimen

Storage

  • Ambient

Turn Around Time

  • 1 day

Special Instructions

  • Lavender EDTA tube for Babesia

Specimen Stability

  • 24 hours, whole blood