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Anti-Thrombin III (ATIII) (RUH)

Method: Referred Out
Sample Comments: Citrated plasma
Turnaround Time: Phone

Handling and Shipping

Minimum Sample: 0.5 mL
Specimens Containers: Blue top tube (citrate). Sample/anticoagulant ratio is critical - check tube label.
Shipping And Handling: Centrifuge, transfer plasma into a plain plastic tube or plastic syringe - DO NOT use red top tube. Ship frozen.

Additional Information

Recollect if 1+ hemolysis. Send a normal animal sample along with the patient. Citrated collection tubes available, contact PDS lab.