Platelet Function Profile

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: PLT FUNC
POE DESCRIPTION: PLATELET FUNCTION PROFILE; PLT FUNC
CPT CODE: 85002; 85595; 85730; 85576 (x5); 85575
TEST INFORMATION: Includes APTT, Platelet count, Bleeding time, Spontaneous Aggregation and Aggregation with ADP, arachadonic acid, Epinepherine, Ristocetin and Collagen.
DAYS PERFORMED: Limited basis; Mon, 0830-1100
TURNAROUND TIME: 1-2 days
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: Test must be scheduled in advance with the laboratory at 942-5002.
CONTAINER TYPE: Special tubes prepared/provided by laboratory
COLLECTION:

See Section - Specimen Collection Guidelines - Coagulation Specimens.

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

50 mL citrated whole blood

REJECTION CRITERIA: Specimen hemolyzed

Hct > 65%

HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS: Transport the specimen to tha laboratory as soon as possible. Specimen MUST be received within 4 hours after collection.
REFERENCE RANGE: Written interpretation by professional staff
TEST SYNONYM(S):PFS; Platelet Aggregation Study; Platelet Function Studies