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Order Code CH264
Turnaround Time 24-48 hours
Specimen Requirements
Specimen Source
Transport Container
(Specimen Container)

EDTA (lavender-top) tube

Preferred Specimens
Frozen plasma
Minimum Volume (uL)
Not specified
Collection Instructions
(Transport Temperature)
Transport Frozen
Specimen Stability
Temperature Period
Room temperature 16 hours
Refrigerated 24 hours
Frozen 28 days
Reject Criteria

Received thawed

Special Instructions

Collect specimen between 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. If drawn at any other time, the reference ranges do not apply. Centrifuge immediately after collection to separate plasma from cells. Transfer plasma to a plastic specimen transport container and mark the specimen type as plasma on the container. Freeze immediately

Test Details
Immunoassay (IA)