FACTOR V (5) LEIDEN
Department: Referred Haematology
Alternate Names for Test: PROTHROMBIN G20210A
PROTHROMBIN MUTATION
Constituent Tests: Prothrombin G20210A
Specimen Collection Requirements:
Phlebotomist Instructions: A single tube is adequate for both Factor V Leiden and Prothrombin G20210A testing, 
but cannot be shared with other tests.
Sample Type:

1x Mauve (EDTA) tube 4.0mL

Referred Specimens:
Referred to: Capital & Coast DHB Laboratory
Link to Reference Lab Website: http://labtests.ccdhb.org.nz/search.aspx
Preferred Aliquot: 3mL whole blood
Pre-Transport Requirements to Reference Lab: Ambient
Transport Requirements to Reference Lab: Ambient
In the Lab:
Lab Test Code: RF5L
Stability Time Limit for Add-On Tests: No add on testing possible
Link to Application and Diagnostic Use Website: http://www.rcpamanual.edu.au/index.php?option=com_pttests&view=tests&Itemid=77
Contact Details:
Lab Contact: Alex Beavis and Dr Ken Romeril
Department Name: Haematology
Phone: (04) 3815900
Fax: (04) 3815948
Email: abeavis@apath.co.nz

Test Information last updated on 12/07/2013
Website last updated on 29/09/2014 08:41

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