The Reptilase time can be used in conjuction with the Thrombin time when heparin contamination is suspected in samples with an unexplained raised APTT.
|Tube||05 (CP) - Citrate|
|Additional Information||This test can only be added to samples within 4 hours of collection.|
|Send to||Blood Sciences LGI|
|Contact||For further details please contact Leeds Pathology customer services: firstname.lastname@example.org.|
|Collection Con||Citrate tube must be filled to the fill line.
Instructions for Lab Staff: Standard lab processing- No special requirements.
|Ref. Range Notes||Blood Sciences Refernce ranges available through the useful information and links page:https://www.leedsth.nhs.uk/a-z-of-services/pathology/blood-sciences/useful-information-and-links/|