|Tube Type||EDTA (Lavender top)|
|Plain – (Tan top)|
|Target turnaround time||4 days|
|Special requirements & notes||Adhere to sampling procedure.|
Samples to be taken in phlebotomy only.
|Volume required||1 tube of each type: pre-warmed|
|If delayed transport to lab, store:||Send to laboratory immediately – notify lab|
|Factors affecting result interpretation||Improper sample handling|
|Time limit for add on test||N/A|
|‘Lab Tests Online’ link|
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Last updated: July 23, 2019