anti-platelet antibodies (direct)


Description

direct platelet antibodies


Request a test

Please contact laboratory to arrange the test in advance. Please discuss with the Bone Marrow Laboratory if the platelet count is low.


Additional information

Sample must arrive by 4pm


Sending address

Department of Haematology Camelia Botnar Laboratories Great Ormond Street Hospital Great Ormond Street WC1N 3JH

Laboratory service

Haematology


Sample requirements

volume 2-10mls (dependent on platelet count) venous blood in EDTA. Please refer to additional information regarding sample volume.


Turnaround time

72 hours


Cost

Upon request


Call in advance?

Please contact laboratory to arrange the test in advance. Please discuss with the Bone Marrow Llaboratory if the platelet count is low.


Haematology

The Haematology Department provides a wide range of specialist tests with a special interest in the diagnosis and monitoring of coagulation disorders.

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