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Test Identifier Information

 
Registration CodePFA
Method

PFA - 200

External PriceContact Canterbury Health Laboratories on +64 3 364 0484 or email Labinfo.
  

Specimen Collection

 
Patient Specimen2 x 2.7 mL sodium citrate (blue)
Paediatric Specimen2.7 mL sodium citrate (blue)
Sample Delivery to LabAmbient, sample must arrive within 4 hrs of collection
  

Instructions for Referral to CHLabs

 
Aliquot InstructionsWhole blood sample must be sent and tested within 4 hours of collection
Aliquot Transport to CHLAmbient
  

CHLabs Laboratory

 
DepartmentHaematology - Haemostasis
Contact Details Email Email
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Contact Phone Number(03) 364 0374 | x80374
Test AvailabilityMon - Sun, 24 hrs
Turnaround Time1 - 4 hrs
Reference Interval

Col/Epi 85-160 sec
Col/ADP 60-120 sec.


The PFA is used as a screening test for VWD and platelet defects.

The Col/Epi test is performed first, if this is normal no further testing is performed. If the Col/Epi test is abnormal the Col/ADP will also be tested.

Additional Information

Centrifuged, chilled or separated samples are unacceptable.


 

Delphic Number Test Number1079

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