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pawsPathologyManual: Antithrombin III

Lonic Code

 

Test Name

Antithrombin III

Synonyms

AT-III

Test Consists

 

Specimen Requirements

2.7 mL blood

Volume and Container

Blue top (citrate) tube

Storage and Transport

Room temperature transport

Critical Values

 

Causes for Rejection

Wrong container; insufficient quantity; improper labeling;clotted; hemolyzed

Turn Around Time

Routine: 2-4 hrs. after testing begins

Availability

 

CPT / HCPCS Code

85300

Medicare Fee

 

Comments

 

Row Stamp

17,219,376

Last Updated

10/07/2003 10:59:27

Volume

 

Minimum Volume

2.7 mL blood

Indications

 

Professional Fee

 

Tech Charge

 

Total Fee

 

Special Instructions

 

Lab

Core Laboratory  Bi 2023  721-2120

Schedule

24/7/365

Request Form

Frquently Requested Tests requisition. Indicate medical necessity.

Methodology

 

Patient Prep

 

Post Processing

 

Collection Guidelines

 

Reference Range

84 - 123.0%

Limitations and Contraindications

 

Interpretation

Low values may predispose patient to thrombosis.

Additional Information

 

CPOE Test Name

ATIII

Status

1

AUDIT_DEL

 

Attachments

Created at 9/8/2014 5:56 PM by Bradshaw, Keir
Last modified at 1/27/2016 12:19 PM by Payne, Valarie