High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) with Electrochemical Detection
Mayo Medical Lab
Other Reference Test
Patient Preparation: Fasting (8hours)
Dark Green (Lithium Heparin)
Green top (lithium or sodium heparin). Submission container/tube: Plastic vial. immediately after collection, place specimen on wet ice, and process within 3 hours of collection. Centrifuge, aliquot plasma into plastic vial and freeze immediately.
Room Temp=Unacceptable; Refrigerated=8 Hours; Frozen (preferred)=14 Days
Gross hemolysis, Gross lipemia
.10mL of Plasma
.3mL of plasma
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