These tests require a blood sample to process.

ALANINE AMINOTRANSFERASE (ALT/SGPT)

SPECIMEN: 1 ML SERUM

TUBE TYPE: SERUM (SST) / TIGER-TOP TUBE / TIGER-TOP

MINIMUM VOLUME: 0.5 ML

TRANSPORT: REFRIGERATE…

AFP, (A-FETOPROTEIN) X-TRA PROFILE

SPECIMEN: 2 ML SERUM

TUBE TYPE: SERUM (SST) / TIGER-TOP TUBE / TIGER-TOP

MINIMUM VOLUME: 0.5 ML

TRANSPORT: REFRIGERATE

THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION MUST BE PROVIDED: GESTATIONAL AGE, DATE ON WHICH THE PATIENT WAS THE STATED …

AFP, (A-FETOPROTEIN) WITH AFP-L3%

SPECIMEN: 2 ML SERUM

TUBE TYPE:SERUM (SST) / TIGER-TOP TUBE / TIGER-TOP

MINIMUM VOLUME: 0.5 ML

TRANSPORT: REFRIGERATE…

AFP, (A-FETOPROTEIN) TUMOR MARKER

SPECIMEN: 2 ML SERUM

TUBE TYPE: SERUM (SST) / TIGER-TOP TUBE / TIGER-TOP

MINIMUM VOLUME: 0.5 ML

TRANSPORT: REFRIGERATE…

ACTIN (SMOOTH MUSCLE) AB, (ASMA)

SPECIMEN: 2 ML SERUM

TUBE TYPE:SERUM (SST) / TIGER-TOP TUBE / TIGER-TOP TUBE / TIGER-TOP

MINIMUM VOLUME: 0.5 ML

TRANSPORT: MAINTAIN SPECIMEN AT ROOM TEMPERATURE NO LONGER THAN EIGHT HOURS. SAMPLE CAN BE REFRIGERATED FOR 48 …

ACTH (ADRENOCORTICOTROPIC HORMONE)

SPECIMEN: 3 ML EDTA PLASMA, FROZEN

TUBE TYPE: PURPLE TOP (EDTA) TUBE

MINIMUM VOLUME: 1 ML

TRANSPORT: AFTER VENIPUNCTURE, IMMEDIATELY IMMERSE THE TUBES IN AN ICE BATH. SEPARATE PLASMA FROM CELLS BY CENTRIFUGATION. TRANSFER THE PLASMA …

ABO GROUPING AND RH°(D) TYPING

SPECIMEN: 5 ML WHOLE BLOOD

TUBE TYPE: LAVENDER TOP (EDTA) TUBE

MINIMUM VOLUME: 5 ML

TRANSPORT: ROOM TEMPERATURE; STABLE FOR UP TO 72 HOURS…

ABO GROUPING

SPECIMEN: 4 ML WHOLE BLOOD

TUBE TYPE: LAVENDER TOP (EDTA) TUBE

MINIMUM VOLUME: 1 ML

TRANSPORT: REFRIGERATE; STABLE FOR UP TO 72 HOURS…

ABL T3151 MUTATION IN CML, CELL-BASED

SPECIMEN: WHOLE BLOOD 6 ML

TUBE TYPE: LAVENDER TOP (EDTA) TUBE

MINIMUM VOLUME: 4 ML

TRANSPORT: REFRIGERATE; SHIP SPECIMEN IMMEDIATELY DUE TO SHORT SPECIMEN STABILITY OF 72 HOURS…

ABL KINASE DOMAIN MUTATION IN CML, CELL-BASED

SPECIMEN: BONE MARROW 1-3 ML (PREFERRED), OR WHOLE BLOOD 6 ML
TUBE TYPE: LAVENDER TOP (EDTA) TUBE
MINIMUM VOLUME:

  • BONE MARROW: 1 ML
  • WHOLE BLOOD: 4 ML

TRANSPORT: REFRIGERATE;  SHIP SPECIMEN IMMEDIATELY DUE TO SHORT SPECIMEN STABILITY OF 72 HOURS…