Antiphospholipid Screen


Test Information

Test Name

Antiphospholipid Screen

Synonyms

Lupus anticoagulant Screen

Preferred Specimen

Citrate x 3 & SST

Testing Location

PLW; Referral

Turn Around Time

1 week


Processing Information

Registration Code

LUPA; CLIP

Notes

  • 2x Citrates - Double spin citrate samples. Separate & freeze within 8 hours of collection
  • 1x Citrate - inhouse Haematology for Coagulation Screen
  • Refer to Lupus Anticoagulant
  • Refer to Anticardiolipin Ab

Methodology

Contact Information

alan.neal@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

Send Away Transport

Frozen

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