New tests added to the menu of our Center of Excellence for Specialized Coagulation

Published on : 22 July 2018
Location : Abu Dhabi

As part of our continued efforts to bring specialized testing close to the patients of UAE and the region, we are glad to announce that we have added four new assays to the menu of our Center of Excellence for Specialized Coagulation. 

For more information about our Center of Excellence for Specialized Coagulation and the complete test menu, please visit this page.

Please see below a list of the new assays. 

Code  Order Code Name  CPT Code  Volume  Specimen stability Specimen Type Storage TAT Specimen Container
164509 von Willebrand Factor (vWF) Activity  85245 1.0 mL 2 weeks in   -80C Citrated Plasma Frozen 2-5 days Blue-top (sodium citrate) tube
86280 von Willebrand Factor (vWF) Antigen 85246 1.0 mL 2 weeks in   -80C Citrated Plasma Frozen 2-5 days Blue-top (sodium citrate) tube
15040 Antithrombin Activity 85300 1.0 mL 2 weeks in   -80C Citrated Plasma Frozen 2-5 days Blue-top (sodium citrate) tube
4804 Ionized Calcium 82330 0.5 mL 30 mins open tube
2 weeks unopen tube
Serum Refrigerate 1 day Red top tube or Gel Barrier tube Collection: Centrifuge and send unopened gel –barrier tube with vacuum intact.