Antiphospholipid Syndromes Evaluation

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: ANTIPHOS
CPT CODE:

85613-90, 86146-90 (x3), 86147-90 (x3), 86148-90 (x3)

TEST INFORMATION: Test includes: dRVVT, Cardiolipin IgG, IgM, IgA, and Phosphatidylserine IgG, IgM, IgA, Beta-2 Glycoprotein I IgG, IgM, IgA
TURNAROUND TIME: 5-7 working days
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: Heparinized plasma is a cause for rejection.
CONTAINER TYPE:

 blue top sodium citrate

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

7 tubes - 2.7 mL blue top

MINIMUM VOLUME:

7.0 mL citrated plasma

HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS: Specimen must be delivered to the laboratory immediately.
REFERENCE RANGE:

See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code 9759

LAST UPDATED:

2-27-2014