Test Catalog

Test

Code
F096
Name
PLATELET ANTIBODIES INDIRECT
Notes
Description
Sample Type: Serum
Preferred Container: Serum Separator Tube (SST)
Sample Volume: 1.0 mL
Minimal Sample Volume: 0.5 mL
Handling Instructions
Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum to a Standard Transport Tube and freeze.
Client Transport Temperature: Frozen
Specimen Stability
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: 1 month
Unsuitable Specimen
Microbially contaminated, heat-inactivated, hemolyzed, or lipemic specimens.
TESTING
Frequency
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Expected Turn Around
2 – 4 Days