Factor 10 Antigen

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:

F10 AG

CPT CODE:

85260-90

CONTAINER TYPE:

Blue top (sodium citrate) tube

COLLECTION:

See Section "Specimen Collection Guidelines" - Coagulation Specimens

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

4.5 mL blood (1 mL citrated plasma)

REJECTION CRITERIA:

Underfilled tube (QNS)

MINIMUM VOLUME:

3.5 mL blood (0.5 mL citrated plasma). Pediatric tube must be fully filled.

HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS:

Transport the specimen to the laboratory as soon as possible.  Specimen must be received within 4 hours after collection.

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code S50662