Collect

Two 2.7 mL Sodium Citrate (Blue) Tube

Unacceptable Conditions

Aliquot type not properly identified; not Frozen; clotted specimen

Storage/Transport Temperature

(3) 1 mL aliquots plasma Frozen

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Refrigerated: 4 hrs;  Frozen: One Month

Performed

Mon-Fri

Remarks

Draw two 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

Mon-Fri

Methodology

Clot-based, mechanical

Reported

1-5days

CPT Codes

85613

Collection

Collect

Two 2.7 mL Sodium Citrate (Blue) Tube

Unacceptable Conditions

Aliquot type not properly identified; not Frozen; clotted specimen

Storage/Transport Temperature

(3) 1 mL aliquots plasma Frozen

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Refrigerated: 4 hrs;  Frozen: One Month

Performed

Mon-Fri

Remarks

Draw two 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

Mon-Fri

Methodology

Clot-based, mechanical

Reported

1-5days

Result Interpretation
Administrative

CPT Codes

85613

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