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|Methodology:||Electromagnetic Mechanical Clot Detection|
Collect: Lt. Blue (sodium citrate) - 0.5 ml plasma.
Specimen Preparation: Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature . Separate plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer platelet-poor plasma to a Standard Transport Tube.
Storage/Transport Temperature: CRITICAL FROZEN.
Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.
Unacceptable Conditions: Serum. EDTA plasma or hemolyzed specimens.
Stability: After separation from cells: Ambient: 48 hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 1 month
NOTE: * This test is approved for all states. *
Accu Reference Medical Laboratory
|Cross Reference:||FDP/fdp (Fibrin/Fibrinogen Degradation Split Products),|