Cryoglobulin


Test Information

Test Name

Cryoglobulin

Department

Transfusion

Preferred Specimen

2x Plain tubes

Testing Location

PLBOP


Collection Information

Main Lab Only

Yes

Availability

Monday - Thursday collection only

Preparation

  • Pre warm tubes, use heat block
  • Refer to Patient Services Test Reference Manual

Delivery and Handling

Transport at 37C; deliver to lab ASAP; DO NOT send through Lamson


Processing Information

Registration Code

CRYO

Notes

  • If form indicate "Cryoprecipitants", register both CRYO and CRYF (Refer to Cryofibrinogen)
  • Follow Specimen Services Special Handling procedure
  • Once processed, aliquot tubes can be sent at room temperature to PLBOP

Methodology

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

mark.howard@pathlab.co.nz