CPT Codes: 86970

Laboratory Category Test Name Description Turn Around Times Sample, Packaging & Shipping Requirements CPT Code Form
IRL Red Cell Serology Drug Dependent Antibody Studies

Tests for identification of drug dependent antibodies

Depends upon request; See TAT description 2 large EDTA or red top tubes; sample of drug under investigation, in the same form (tablet, solution, capsules) that the patient is receiving 86850, 86970, 86975, 86976 Form BS 313
IRL Red Cell Serology Red Cell Treatment – EGA/CHL/DTT

Chemical premodification of red cells for testing

Depends upon request; See TAT description 2 EDTA tubes; Shipped in a container maintaining temperature between 1C - 10 C 86970 Form BS 313