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Test ID BLOD5040 Heparin XA - Unfractionated

AKA

Heparin Xa, Xa

Specimen Type/Requirements

Blue-Top (Sodium Citrate) Tube.

Tube must be filled to the minimum draw line. Transport to laboratory immediately.

Specimen Volume

Preferred Volume 1 full Blue-Top (Sodium Citrate) Tube
Minimum Volume 1 mL platelet-poor plasma

 

Stability/Transport

Room Temperature 2 hours  
Refrigerated N/A  
Frozen 1 month (platelet-poor plasma) Preferred for Transport

 

Performed Test Frequency

Monday through Sunday

Methodology

Chromogenic

Performing Lab

Sanford Laboratories Fargo- Core Lab

CPT

85520

Interface Build Information

Result Code Result Code Description
17070 Heparin XA-Unfractionated