Specimen Requirements

Title

PROTHROMBIN 20210A MUTATION ANALYSIS

Specimen Requirement

Draw blood in a lavender EDTA tube. Send 3.0 mL whole blood (0.5 mL minimum) room temperature.

Alternate specimen: Whole Blood ACD

Methodology

Stability

Room Temperature 5 days, Refrigerated/Frozen Unacceptable

Reference Range

By Report*

Turnaround

3-5 days Setup Mon, Thurs/Report Tues, Fri

Clinical Use

Test Code

PTGW