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: 8 hrs
Refrigerated: 48 hrs
Frozen: 1 month

Performed

Wednesday

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 Guidelines

Department

Coagulation

Performed

Wednesday

Methodology

Immunologic

Reported

1-5 days

Reference Interval

FEMALE
0 minutes - 3 months:   15 - 55 %
3 months - 6 months:    35 - 92 %
6 months - 1 years:       45 - 115 %
1 years - 6 years:          62 - 130 %
6 years - 11 years:        62 - 151 %
11 years - 13 years:      70 - 140 %
13 years - 15 years:      55 - 145 %
15 years - 18 years:      51 - 147 %
Greater than 18 years:  50 - 160 %

MALE
0 minutes - 3 months:   15 - 55 %
3 months - 6 months:    35 - 92 %
6 months - 1 years:       45 - 115 %
1 years - 6 years:          62 - 130 %
6 years - 11 years:        65 - 140 %
11 years - 13 years:      72 - 139 %
13 years - 15 years:      68 - 145 %
15 years - 18 years:      77 - 167 %
Greater than 18 years:  61 - 151 %
 

CPT Codes

85306

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: 8 hrs
Refrigerated: 48 hrs
Frozen: 1 month

Performed

Wednesday

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 Guidelines

Department

Coagulation

Ordering

Performed

Wednesday

Methodology

Immunologic

Reported

1-5 days

Result Interpretation

Reference Interval

FEMALE
0 minutes - 3 months:   15 - 55 %
3 months - 6 months:    35 - 92 %
6 months - 1 years:       45 - 115 %
1 years - 6 years:          62 - 130 %
6 years - 11 years:        62 - 151 %
11 years - 13 years:      70 - 140 %
13 years - 15 years:      55 - 145 %
15 years - 18 years:      51 - 147 %
Greater than 18 years:  50 - 160 %

MALE
0 minutes - 3 months:   15 - 55 %
3 months - 6 months:    35 - 92 %
6 months - 1 years:       45 - 115 %
1 years - 6 years:          62 - 130 %
6 years - 11 years:        65 - 140 %
11 years - 13 years:      72 - 139 %
13 years - 15 years:      68 - 145 %
15 years - 18 years:      77 - 167 %
Greater than 18 years:  61 - 151 %
 
Administrative

CPT Codes

85306