Blood; Default Sample Type: Serum (yellow cap tube with or without gel, red cap tube); Alternate Sample Type: Lithium Heparinized or EDTA plasma
Test Preparation Needed
- As per directed by physician.
- If fasting insuline is adviced, fast for 10 hours prior to blood collection.
- During fasting period do not eat anything, you can drink only water (do not drink juice, coffee, tea or any other beverage).
- You can take medicine unless your physician tells you not to.
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 or plasma sample should be send to lab to analyze as soon as possible after drawing blood.serum/plasma to be stored at -100c upto 7 days
Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Test Turn Around Time