Protein C Antigen

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: PRO C ANT
POE DESCRIPTION: PROTEIN C ANTIGEN
CPT CODE: 85302-90
CDM NUMBER:

3181298

TURNAROUND TIME: 5-7 working days
CONTAINER TYPE:

Blue citrate tube

COLLECTION: See Section -Specimen Collection Guidelines - Coagulation Specimens
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

4.0 mL blood (1.0 mL citrated platelet poor plasma)

REJECTION CRITERIA: Specimen hemolyzed

Hct > 65%

MINIMUM VOLUME:

3.5 mL blood (0.5 mL citrated platelet poor plasma).  Fill pediatric tube (1.8 mL) fully.

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code 5932