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
APTT
Alternate Names
Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time, Partial Thromboplastin time, PTT
SoftLab Order Code
APTT
Epic Order Name
APTT
Epic Order ID
LAB325
Laboratory
In House
All Campuses
Sample Type
Plasma
Collection Container
Blue Top (Sodium Citrate - Light blue)
Collecting Volume
1 full light blue top tube
Minimum Collecting Volume
1 full light blue top tube
Storage or Stability
Ambient/Frozen
Causes For Rejection
Tube not filled to capacity, Clotted
Instructions
Aliquot and freeze plasma if testing cannot be completed within four hours of collection
 
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