Test Details

Mnemonic

HDCAG

Ordering Code

3600317

CPT-4 Code(s)

81271

Specimen Information

Collect

Lavender EDTA

Specimen Preparation

2.0 mL whole blood collected in Lavender EDTA tube.

Alternate Specimen

Whole blood: Yellow ACD A or B

Minimum Volume

1.0 mL

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria

Plasma or serum, heparinized specimens. Frozen specimens in glass collection tubes

Stability

Room temperature: 7 days
Refrigerated: 1 month
Frozen: Unacceptable

Methodology

Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)/Fragment Analysis
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

ARUP Reference Laboratory
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New York DOH Approval Status

Yes
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