FREE FATTY ACIDS
Department: Referred Biochemistry
Specimen Collection Requirements:
Phlebotomist Instructions: ONLY bleed at collection rooms with a centrifuge. Phlebotomists at these rooms must 
centrifuge specimen and freeze plasma IMMEDIATELY.

Keep sample on ice if ANY delay in centrifugation

Sample Type:

1x Mauve (EDTA) tube 4.0mL

Pre-Analytical Storage Requirements: Freeze separated plasma immediately - keep spec on ice if any delay in centrifugation
Transport Requirements: Frozen
Referred Specimens:
Referred to: Canterbury Health Laboratories
Link to Reference Lab Website: http://www.labnet.co.nz/testmanager
Preferred Aliquot: 1mL plasma
Minimum Aliquot: 250uL plasma
Pre-Transport Requirements to Reference Lab: Freeze
Transport Requirements to Reference Lab: Frozen
In the Lab:
Delphic Code: FFA
Lab Solutions Code: RFRE
Reference Interval & Interpretation: Provided with Reference Laboratory result.
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: Max Reed
Department Name: Biochemistry
Phone: (04) 381 5900
Email: Max.Reed@wellingtonscl.co.nz

Test Information last updated on 11/12/2015
Website last updated on 23/05/2016 09:05

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