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Sedimentation Rate (ESR)

Order Code HM006
Turnaround Time 24 hours
Specimen Requirements
Specimen Source
Whole Blood
Transport Container
(Specimen Container)

Lavender (K2-EDTA)

Preferred Specimens
Whole Blood
Collection Instructions
(Transport Temperature)
Transport Refrigerated (cold packs)
Specimen Stability
Temperature Period
Room temperature 4 hours
Refrigerated 48 hours
Frozen Unacceptable
Reject Criteria

Clotted Specimen

Test Details
The miniiSED® Automated ESR Analyzer uses advanced Rheology Technology to measure the “earliest and most critical phase” of the Erythrocyte Sedimentation, which is called rouleaux formatio
Reference Ranges

See Laboratory Report