ReFacto factor VIII assay


Description

ReFacto factor VIII assay - for patients treated with Refacto AF


Additional information

Fill exactly to the line indicated on the bottle. Sample must arrive within 2 hours of collection. Capillary samples are unsuitable for coagulation tests. This test should only be requested when the patient is treated with ReFacto AF.


Sending address

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

Laboratory service

Haematology


Sample requirements

1.4ml venous blood, citrate


Turnaround time

10 days


Cost

Upon request


Call in advance?

Not required


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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