|Alternate:||Acquired Inhibitor Screening Test; Inhibitor Study; Factor Inhibitor Study|
|Available:||Mon - Thu, first shift only|
|Container:||Blue top tube (3.2% sodium citrate)|
|Temperature:||Transport to lab within 30 minutes. Kept frozen -20oC for up to two weeks or -70oC for up to 6 months.|
|Rejection:||Tubes not filled to line, specimen hemolyzed, specimen clotted, specimen not received within 30 minutes after collection.|
|Uses:||To determine presence of inhibitor activity against blood coagulation components, or the presence of an acquired inhibitor.|
|Limitations:||Interpretation of results may be limited if the patient is receiving anticoagulation therapy. If hemophilia patient, please note the Factor that the patient is deficient in with the order.|
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