Prealb - PAB - Transthyretin - Thyroxine-binding prealbumin [TBPA]
Specimen Collection Requirements
Serum, one 5.0 mL red (SST) top tube
Allow serum to clot completely at room temperature (minimum: 30 minutes). Centrifuge and separate serum from cells ASAP.
Grossly hemolyzed or highly lipemic specimens. Plasma
AFTER SEPARATION FROM CELLS: Ambient (20-25°C): 8 hours; Refrigerated (2-8°C): 7 days; Frozen (at or below -20°C): 2 months
Samaritan Health Services Laboratories
Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:25 AM