platelet nucleotides (content)


Description

platelet nucleotides (content) - measurement of total content ATP & ADP as part of a platelet function test

Also known as

nucleotides


Additional information

Fill exactly to the line indicated on the bottle. Samples must be hand delivered to the laboratory immediately. Capillary samples are unsuitable for coagulation tests. 5 ml sample bottles are available form the Haemophilia Centre. If analysed with platelet aggregation, no additional sample is required


Sending address

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

Laboratory service

Haematology


Sample requirements

4 x 5ml venous blood, citrate


Reference range

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Turnaround time

60 days


Cost

Upon request


Call in advance?

Please discuss with the Haematology Specialist Registrar/ Haemophilia centre before taking the sample.


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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