Department: Referred Haematology
Specimen Collection Requirements:
Patient Preparation: Collect sample Monday - Friday ONLY. NOT Saturday or prior to a Public Holiday.
Sample Type:

2x Mauve (EDTA) tube 4.0mL

Sample Type Notes: 2 x EDTA(Mauve) Adults: (6mL)   
Children: 3mL minimum. 
CVS by arrangement

Minimum Sample Volume: 3mL
Unacceptable Samples: Clotted samples
Transport Requirements: Ambient
Referred Specimens:
Referred to: Wellington Regional Genetics Laboratory, CCDHB
Link to Reference Lab Website:
Preferred Aliquot: Primary tube, EDTA whole blood.
Pre-Transport Requirements to Reference Lab: Room temperature
Transport Requirements to Reference Lab: Room temperature
In the Lab:
Delphic Code: FRAX
Ultra Code: FRA
Lab Solutions Code: RFX
Turnaround Time: 1 month
Reference Interval & Interpretation: Provided with Reference Laboratory result.
Stability Time Limit for Add-On Tests: No add on testing possible
Link to Application and Diagnostic Use Website:
Contact Details:
Lab Contact: Rebecca O'Toole
Department Name: Haematology
Phone: (04) 3815900

Test Information last updated on 20/07/2016
Website last updated on 20/11/2017 10:39

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