Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Alpha-2 Plasmin Inhibitor Order Code : 12733R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: Alpha 2 Antiplasmin, Alpha-2 Proteinase Inhibitor
Specimen Type: Platelet-poor plasma
Container Type: Light-blue top (citrate)
Required Volume: 1 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.5 mL
Standard Run Times: Monday through Friday; Varies
Turnaround Time: 3 Days
Special Handling: Collection Instructions: 1. Spin down, remove plasma, and spin plasma again. 2. Freeze specimen immediately at < or =-40 degrees C, if possible. Additional Information: 1. Double-centrifuged specimen is critical for accurate results as platelet contamination may cause spurious results. 2. Each coagulation assay requested should have its own vial. Collection Instructions: 1. Spin down, remove plasma, and spin plasma again. 2. Freeze specimen immediately at < or =-40 degrees C, if possible. Additional Information: 1. Double-centrifuged specimen is critical for accurate results as platelet contamination may cause spurious results. 2. Each coagulation assay requested should have its own vial.
CPT Codes: 85410
SHC EPIC Code: LAB12733R
Causes For Rejection: Gross Hemolysis, Gross Lipemia
Department: Sendouts
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories
URL: http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Overview/9084