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Test ID BLOD1305 Dabigatran

AKA

Pradaxa
Ecarin

Container Type

Sodium Citrate

Specimen Type/Requirements

Sodium Citrate Plasma Double Spun Platelet Poor - Preferred

Specimen Volume

1.0 mL

Minimum Volume

1.0 mL

Stability

Room Temperature: 8 hours
Refrigerated: NA
Frozen: 30 days

Interfering Substances

Hemolysis: Yes
Lipemia: Yes

Transport Temperature

Frozen

Instructions

The sodium citrate tube must be filled to appropriate volume toacquire the 9:1 blood to anticoagulant ratio that is critical for valid results.

Performed Test Frequency

Monday through Sunday

Methodology

Ecarin Assay

Performing Lab

Sanford Laboratories Sioux Falls

CPT

80299

Interface Build Information

Result Code  Result Code Description 
15999 Dabigatran