Blood; Default Sample Type: Serum(gel tube should not be used,red cap tube) sample should be protected from light; Alternate Sample Type: Lithium Heparinized plasma,k2/Na heparinised plasma (gel separation tube should not be used) sample should be protect
Test Preparation Needed
As directed by physican
Transport Condition and sample stability
Bring sample to the lab within three hours after collection in ambient temperature; in case of processed sample (e.g., for researchers, field collection) serum is stable upto 1day at room temperature;2 days at 2-80c if protected from light.
Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Test Turn Around Time