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Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia (HIT) PF4 Antibody, IgG
|Methodology:||Semi-Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay|
Collect: Serum Separator Tube (SST) - 0.5 ml serum.
Specimen Preparation: Separate from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection.
Storage/Transport Temperature: CRITICAL FROZEN.
Additional specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered. Unacceptable Conditions: Heparinized specimens.
Stability: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: 1 month
NOTE: * This test is approved for all states. *