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PLEASE NOTE: Recent changes have been made to this Test


 Recent changes for Coagulation Factor Assays II, V, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, XII

Recent changes for Coagulation Factor Assays II, V, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, XII

Date
Field
Changed From
Changed To
10th December 2020
Collection & Request Instructions

Do not use 1.0 mL citrate tubes

Collect 1 X 3.5 ml Sodium Citrate tube is required to run all Factor assay ( Excent Factor XIII which is a refered test).

1 Tube is sufficient for performing these tests.
 

Do not use 1.0 mL citrate tubes

Collect 1 X 3.5 ml Sodium Citrate tube is sufficient to run all Factor assay ( Excent Factor XIII which is a refered test).

1 Tube is sufficient for performing these tests.
 

10th December 2020
Collection & Request Instructions

Do not use 1.0 mL citrate tubes

Do not use 1.0 mL citrate tubes

Collect 1 X 3.5 ml Sodium Citrate tube is required to run all Factor assay ( Excent Factor XIII which is a refered test).

1 Tube is sufficient for performing these tests.
 

Coagulation Factor Assays II, V, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, XII

Laboratory:
Coagulation
Specimen types:
Plasma
Container types:
Sodium CitrateSodium Citrate
Collection Instructions:
Transport specimen at Room Temperature to lab
Samples found to have clots cannot be tested

Do not use 1.0 mL citrate tubes

Collect 1 X 3.5 ml Sodium Citrate tube is sufficient to run all Factor assay ( Excent Factor XIII which is a refered test).

1 Tube is sufficient for performing these tests.
 

Minimum Adult Volume:
4 mL
Frequency:
Weekly
Result Turnaround Time:
2 weeks
Reference Interval:

Refer to individual factors as reported

Laboratory Use Only

  

 

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