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Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia Test (HIT); (Heparin Associated Thrombocytopenia Test (HAT))

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Test ID   LAB5325
EPIC Order   HIT-HEPARIN INDUCED THROMBO; HAT-PLATELET AGG-HEP IND
CPT Code(s)   85576
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Special Coagulation
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: Blood: 2x royal blue top preferred; serum separator/gold top tube may be used; see important Comments
Stability
Unspun - 4 hrs
Room Temp - 4 hrs
Refrigerated - NO
Frozen - 6 months
Availability Routine: 1 run/week: Thursday
  STAT: Available upon approval by Laboratory Director
Turnaround Time   1 week
Reference Range Normal: No evidence for Heparin Induced Agg
Comment Patient Should be OFF Heparin for a Minimum of 8 hours

Reviewed by ivette_marrero on September 26, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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