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Test Code 5421768 ADAMTS-13 Activity

Test ID

1233000097

Specimen Requirements

Collection Requirements Completely fill the Blue Top (sodium citrate) tube. Underfilled tubes will not be accepted. Mix sample immediately by gentle inversion at least six times.
Shipping / Handling Instructions Outpatient specimens: Specimens should be centrifuged and frozen within 4 hours of collection to generate platelet-poor plasma. A minimum of 0.5 ml frozen citrated plasma is needed per test ordered.
Inpatient specimens: Transport at room temperature. Specimens should be received in lab within 2 hours of collection.

Container Type

Laboratory Container Default Temperature Minimum Volume
CUH LAB BLUE-NA CITRATE Yes Frozen 2.0

Performing Sections

CUH LAB: CUH COAG

Components

Component Name Component ID LOINC Code
ADAMTS-13 ACTIVITY 1230002300 34589-2 (von Willebrand factor cleaving protease:PrThr:Pt:PPP:Ord:)