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Platelet Nucleotide Profile

Alias: N/A

Discipline: Coagulation

Test information: Available to Haematology Consultants only. Platelet Nucleotide analysis should be performed alongside platelet aggregation studies to investigate a suspected bleeding disorder. Patient information questionnaire arranged with the Haemostatis nurses.

Specimen Type(s)
  • Blood;
Other Acceptable Specimen Type(s)
4 x blue top citrate sample (blue tube 3.2% tri-sodium citrate) from patient
Specimen Container - Adult
  • Light Blue Top BD;
Specimen Container - Paediatric
  • N/A;
Analytes
  • N/A;
Part of a test profile?
No
Volume (min) of sample to be sent to laboratory
4ml
Patient Preparation, Sample Handling and Transport
Please make a note of any anticoagulants and/or bleeding/bruising symptoms.
Maximum add on time
N/A
Units and Reference Ranges / Interpretation
N/A
UKAS number
8782
UKAS accredited test?
Yes
Comments
N/A

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Last updated: 09-05-2024