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Test Code 5422478 PLT AGGR CLOPIDOGREL EFFECT

Test ID

1233000044

Specimen Requirements

Collection Requirements Before collection, platelet study must be scheduled with Coagulation laboratory at 214-633-4959. Platelet count should be greater than 50,000. Specimens should be collected in 2-3 mL 3.2% sodium citrate (light blue top) tubes. Do not under or over-fill collection tubes. Gently invert the tube end-over-end 8-10 times. Do not place in tube system.
Shipping / Handling Instructions Specimen must remain at room temperature. Specimen must be received within 2 hours of collection.  Specimen must be accompanied by a “Platelet Aggregation Study History Form”.  The intrepretation may be delayed until form has been submitted.

Container Type

Laboratory Container Default Temperature Minimum Volume
CUH LAB 2 BLUES 1 PURPLE Yes Frozen 3.0

Performing Sections

CUH LAB: CUH COAG

Components

Component Name Component ID LOINC Code
10UM ADP 1230000518
PLT AGGR CLOPIDOGREL EFFECT INTERPRETATION 1230002760