Test Details

Pre-Test Information

Overnight Fasting Is Preferred. Duly Filled Coagulation Requisition Form (Form 15) Is Mandatory.

Report Delivery

Daily

PROFILE/COMPONENT – 4

Patient Value (PT) ,by Triggered Coagulation & Clot Detection
Control Value
International Normalised Ratio (INR)
Prothrombin Concentration

Doctor's Details

Specimen:

 

3 ML Whole Blood In 1 Blue Top (Sodium Citrate) Tube. Mix Thoroughly By Inversion. Transport To Lab Within 4 Hours. If This Is Not Possible, Make PPP Within 1 Hour Of Collection As Follows: Centrifuge Sample At 3600 Rpm For 15 Min. & Transfer Supernatant To A Clean Plastic Tube. Centrifuge This Supernatant Again At 3600 Rpm For 15 Min. & Finally Transfer The Supernatant (PPP) To 1 Labelled Clean Plastic Screw Capped Vial. FREEZE IMMEDIATELY. Ship Frozen. DO NOT THAW. Overnight Fasting Is Preferred. Duly Filled Coagulation Requisition Form (Form 15) Is Mandatory.

Method

Photo-Optical Clot Detection

MethodStability Room: 4 hrs
Stability Refrigerated: 4 hrs
Stability Frozen: 2 weeks

PROTHROMBIN TIME (PT)

Pre-test Information:

Overnight Fasting Is Preferred. Duly Filled Coagulation Requisition Form (Form 15) Is Mandatory.

Report Delivery: Sample Daily By 10 Am; Report Same Day

300.00