Cold and Flu Season Can Be a Monster

Flu & Cold Season Can Be A Monster

Help us protect our patients, families and staff from RSV and the flu by following these visitation restrictions currently in effect.

  • No visitors under the age of 12 are allowed in patient care areas.
  • Please do not visit patients if you are experiencing fever, vomiting, diarrhea or cold or flu-like symptoms.

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Name of Test
PRUTest Platelet P2Y12 Receptor
SoftLab Order Code
PRU
Epic Order Name
PRUTest Platelet P2Y12 Receptor
Epic Order ID
LAB3717
Laboratory
In House
Raleigh
Additional Test Information
Outpatients must present to the Raleigh Medical Park, 23 Sunnybrook Rd. Raleigh. This test cannot be collected at any other outpatient facility.

”PRU”

Sample Type
Whole Blood
Collection Container
Greiner Vacuette Blue Top - Collection kit obtained from Specimen Management
Collecting Volume
2.0 mL
Minimum Collecting Volume
2.0 mL
Storage or Stability
Ambient - testing must be completed within four hours of collection. To ensure testing can be completed, deliver specimen to lab within three hours of collection.
Causes For Rejection
Incorrect Tube Type; Incorrect Fill Volume; Transported via Pneumatic Tube System; Clotted; Placed on Ice; Stability Limit Exceeded
Patient Preparation
PRU Collection Instructions
Instructions
Specimens must be walked to the lab or couriered to campus.
 
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