Haemophillia Screen


Test Information

Test Name

Haemophillia Screen

Synonyms

Haemophillia A; Haemophillia B

Preferred Specimen

Citrates x 3 ; EDTA

Testing Location

All Haematology; Referral


Collection Information

Preparation

  • Must reach lab within 7 hours of collection, collect close to courier times if necessary

Processing Information

Registration Code

See notes

Notes

  • Specimen Services to use "Process query" sticker to clarify tests required with Haematology department
  • EDTA for CBC, register CBC, process inhouse Haematology
  • 1x Citrate for Coagulation screen, register COAP, process inhouse Haematology
  • 2x Citrates for Factor VIII or Factor IX, double spun & frozen within 8 hours of collection, referral to Waikato Hospital Laboratory for testing (Haematology to confirm)
  • For Haemophilia A, register FACT (Haematology to confirm)
  • For Haemophilia B, register FACR (Haematology to confirm)

Methodology

Contact Information

alan.neal@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

Send Away Transport

Frozen