Platelet Antibodies - Direct

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:

PLTAB DIR

POE DESCRIPTION:

Platelet Antibodies Direct

CPT CODE:

86022

TEST INFORMATION:

Antibodies to Glycoprotein IIB/IIIA, IB/IX and Ia/IIa

TURNAROUND TIME:

5-7 working days

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:

Sample must remain at room temperature.  Draw Monday through Thursday only; only 72 hours stability for sample.

CONTAINER TYPE: 4  Lavender tops
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

7 mL whole blood

REJECTION CRITERIA:

Sample greater than 72 hours old.

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code 10678

LAST UPDATED:

7-28-2014

TEST SYNONYM(S):Platelet Glycoprotein Antibody; Direct Platelet Antibodies