Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano
Other Reference Test
1.8 mL-2.7 mL Blood
Light Blue (Sodium Citrate)
To avoid release of plasminogen activator, do not massage vein vigorously, pump fist excessively or leave tourniquet in place for a prolonged period. Prohibit exercise prior to drawing sample.
Room Temp: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 4 Hours; Frozen: 21 Days
Received room temp; Received refrigerated
2 mL Plasma-Poor Plasma
1 mL Plasma- Poor Plasma
Centrifuge within 30 minutes of collection to get platelet-poor plasma and freeze.