Test Details

Mnemonic

PAIAR

Ordering Code

3619860

CPT-4 Code(s)

85415

Specimen Information

Patient Preparation

Collect between 8 a.m. and 12 p.m. Follow coagulation test methods in appendices.
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Collect

Light blue sodium citrate
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Specimen Preparation

Send 1.5 mL plasma frozen in a sterile, screw-capped plastic vial. CRITICAL FROZEN.
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Minimum Volume

1.0 mL
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Transport Temperature

Critical frozen
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Rejection Criteria

Hemolyzed specimens, serum, EDTA plasma
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Stability

Room temperature: Unacceptable
Refrigerated: Unacceptable
Frozen: 60 days
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Methodology

Bioimmunoassay
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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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