Specimen Collection Requirements
Whole Blood, one 4.0 mL lavender (EDTA) top tube or one 2.0 mL (pediatric EDTA) tube
Do not separate. Do not freeze.
Clotted or frozen specimens
UNSPUN SAMPLES: Ambient (18-26°C): Unacceptable; Refrigerated (2-8°C): 7 days; Frozen (at or below -20°C): Unacceptable
Greater than 6 months of age: 1.5-3.5% of total hemoglobin
Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:41:09 AM
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