MIXING STUDIES - APTT

Test Code

A0260

LIS Code

Test Components

*Fibrinogen*Thrombin Time*APTT *Mixing studies

Shipping Temperature

R

Specimen

6 mL Whole blood in 2 Blue Top (Sodium Citrate) tubes. Mix thoroughly by inversion. Transport to Lab within 4 hrs. If this is not possible, make PPP within 1 hour of collection. FREEZE IMMEDIATELY. Ship frozen. DO NOT THAW. Overnight fasting is preferred. Duly filled Coagulation Requisition Form is mandatory.

Department

Method

Photo-optical Clot Detection

CAT

C

List Price

₹ 2800

CUToff

Sample by 1pm Report Next Day

Reporting Time

Report Next Day Evening

Comments

It is recommended that patient discontinues Heparin for 1 day and Oral Anticoagulants for 7 days prior to sampling as these drugs may affect test results. Discontinuation should be with prior consent from the treating Physician.