Test Catalog

Test

Code
I260
Name
VON WILLEBRAND MULTIMERIC PANEL
Description
Also known as
FACTOR VIII MULTIMERS, VON WILLEBRAND MULTIMER, MAA, 7161, I260
Orderable Code
I260
Test Contains (LOINC)
von Willebrand Factor Multimers (32217-2)
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Sample Type
Platelet-Poor Plasma
Preferred Container
Sodium Citrate (Light Blue Top) Tube
Sample Volume
1.0 mL
Minimal Sample Volume
0.5 mL
Handling Instructions
Transfer 1 mL platelet-poor plasma to a Standard Transport Tube.
Client Transport Temperature
Critical Frozen
Specimen Stability
Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen at -20 Degrees C: 3 months; Frozen at -70 Degrees C: 6 months
Unsuitable Specimen
Serum. Specimens collected in wrong anticoagulant. Clotted, hemolyzed or non-frozen specimens.
TESTING
Frequency
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Expected Turn Around
5 – 12 Days
Responsible Dept
Reference Lab
Referral Lab
ARUP
Referral Lab Code
92281
CPT
85247
Methodology
Qualitative Electrophoresis
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Notes
Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.