Coagulation Screen


Test Information

Test Name

Coagulation Screen

Synonyms

Coag Screen; Coag profile; Coag studies; Short screen; coagulopathy screen

Department

Haematology

Preferred Specimen

EDTA & Citrate

Testing Location

All

Turn Around Time

1 Day

Forms

View bleeding-questionnaire

Collection Information

Patient Requestable

Yes

Preparation

  • Complete Bleeding questionnaire except for inpatient or specific requests by a Haematologist

Processing Information

Registration Code

COAP; CBC

Group Contains

CBC; PR; APTT; FIB

Notes

  • Must be tested within 8 hours of collection
  • If TCT specifically requested please register TT
  • If EDTA not collected, not required to recollect for CBC
  • Any additional coagulation tests - please refer to processing query sticker as confirmed by Haemtology

Methodology

Sample Storage

Ambient

Sample Stability

8 hours

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

alan.neal@pathlab.co.nz