Collect

One 2.7 mL Sodium Citrate (Blue) Tube

Unacceptable Conditions

- Aliquot type not properly identified, not Frozen, clotted specimen

- anticoagulation with Vitamin K antagonist, i.e. Coumadin/warfarin

Storage/Transport Temperature

(2) 0.5 mL aliqouts plasma Frozen

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Ambient: 2 hrs; Refrigerated: 12 hrs; Frozen: One month

Performed

Sun-Sat

Remarks

Draw one full light blue top Tube (blood-to-anticoagulant is critical). Refer to the 'Hemostasis/Thromobosis Specimen Collection' link below for processing information. Separate platelet-poor plasma from cells ASAP.

 

Hemostasis_Thrombosis_Specimen_Collection_7_17_13.pdf

Department

Coagulation

Performed

Sun-Sat

Methodology

Chromogenic

Reference Interval

0 minutes - 5 days: 17 - 53 %

5 days - 3 months: 20 - 65 %

3 months - 6 months: 28 - 60 %

6 months - 1 years: 37 - 81 %

1 years - 6 years: 40 - 92 %

6 years - 15 years: 56 - 162 %

15 years - 18 years: 68 - 154 %

Greater than 18 years: 72 - 161 %

CPT Codes

85303

Collection

Collect

One 2.7 mL Sodium Citrate (Blue) Tube

Unacceptable Conditions

- Aliquot type not properly identified, not Frozen, clotted specimen

- anticoagulation with Vitamin K antagonist, i.e. Coumadin/warfarin

Storage/Transport Temperature

(2) 0.5 mL aliqouts plasma Frozen

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Ambient: 2 hrs; Refrigerated: 12 hrs; Frozen: One month

Performed

Sun-Sat

Remarks

Draw one full light blue top Tube (blood-to-anticoagulant is critical). Refer to the 'Hemostasis/Thromobosis Specimen Collection' link below for processing information. Separate platelet-poor plasma from cells ASAP.

 

Hemostasis_Thrombosis_Specimen_Collection_7_17_13.pdf

Department

Coagulation

Ordering

Performed

Sun-Sat

Methodology

Chromogenic

Result Interpretation

Reference Interval

0 minutes - 5 days: 17 - 53 %

5 days - 3 months: 20 - 65 %

3 months - 6 months: 28 - 60 %

6 months - 1 years: 37 - 81 %

1 years - 6 years: 40 - 92 %

6 years - 15 years: 56 - 162 %

15 years - 18 years: 68 - 154 %

Greater than 18 years: 72 - 161 %

Administrative

CPT Codes

85303

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