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  Thrombin Time Specimen Type:
  also known as TT

Blood


HEMATOLOGY

Specimen requirements: Blue Top
  or: Special Coag Tube
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A 12.8 16.2 Sec  
Unit of measure: Seconds
Ideal sample: 2.7 mL Whole Blood in a 5.0 mL size blue top
Absolute minimum amount: 2.4 mL Whole Blood
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
The following substances can adversely affect the results: Heparin, Clots in Specimen, Improper Line Draw
Request test on form: MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s): Hematology/Coagulation
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Daily
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 4 Hours
For Hillcrest deliver to: SCRAP : Specimen Central Receiving and
  Processing, room 2-117
For Thornton deliver to: Hematology : Processing Desk, 1st floor,
  Hospital, room 1-013
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Manual Clot Detection
Special Instructions: Specimen must be received in the laboratory within three hours from the time of collection to be satisfactory for analysis.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: TT
CyberLAB code: 7307
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A