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  Platelet Aggregation Specimen Type:
   

Blood


SPECIAL COAGULATION LAB

Specimen requirements: Test must be scheduled with special coagulation lab.
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: N/A
Absolute minimum amount: N/A
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
The following substances can adversely affect the results: Hemolysis, Lipemia, NSAIDS, Salicylates, , Clots in Specimen, Improper Line Draw
Request test on form: Special Coagulation ( D6115 )
Order/entry screen(s): Hematology/Coagulation
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Monday - Friday, 0830-1630
Must be in by: Monday - Friday, 1100
Routine turn around time: 4 Hours
Deliver the specimen to : NA : NA
Deliver the specimen to : NA : NA
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Platelet Aggregometry
Special Instructions: Test must be scheduled with special coagulation lab. Technologist must collect sample. Patient's platelet count must be >100,000. Call lab for information about patient dietary and medication restrictions. Call 858.657.5683  for info/scheduling.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Qualitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: PLTAG
CyberLAB code: 6135
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A