Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: January 19, 2019 @ 10:13 am

3016

Lupus Screening Panel

Specimen:Collect:
  • One Blue Top (Na Citrate)
Submit:
  • 2 mL (Min:2 mL) Plasma . Submit Frozen. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Special Handling:
  • Centrifuge and separate plasma from cells within 1 hr.
    If Screening Panel is Abnormal then reflex testing will be performed and additional charges will apply.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Clotted Specimen
  • Collection tube not properly filled
  • Hemolyzed specimens
  • Serum
  • Plasma from patients on Heparin therapy
Stability:Ambient: 4 Hour(s); Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 2 Week(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Mechanical Clot Detection
Performed:Wednesday
Reported:1-8 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 85613
  • 85730
Interpretive Data:Please see report for interpretive data.
Components:
  • 3017 - PTT
  • 3018 - dRVVT SCREEN
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