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TEG, Standard

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(red) draw/discard    (blue)  send Core to lab

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB1122
EPIC Order
  THROMBOELASTOGRAPH CLOTTING PROFILE (STANDARD TEG)
CPT Code(s)    85347
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   31
Specimen Routine: Light Blue Top Tube must be full; See Comments for important information
Stability
Unspun: Whole blood
Room temperature: 2 hours
Refrigerator: NO
Frozen: NO
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/7 Days
  STAT: YES
Turnaround Time   2 hrs
Reference Range
SRT 5 - 10 min
SKT 1.0 - 3.0 min
SA 53 - 72 Degrees
SMA 50 - 70 MM
SLY30 0 - 8%
Comments
  • Call 4-1413 before collecting.
  • DRAW and DISCARD a RED TOP TUBE BEFORE COLLECTING the Light Blue Top Tube or Flush line with 7mls of blood.
  • Deliver Immediately to Tube Station 31
  • DO NOT refrigerate, DO NOT centrifuge

Reviewed by imarrero on July 22, 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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