Platelet Antibodies

Yellow Top Tube

4x Tube Type

Includes: Direct and Indirect antibodies

Test ID LAB5738
CPT Code(s) 86022, 86023
Group/Individual Test Group
Laboratory Core Referral Testing
Tube Station 30
Specimen Routine: 4 full yellow top ACD tubes; see Comments
Micro: n/a
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - Versiti Diagnostics Labs
Turnaround Time 3-5 days
Reference Range see separate report
  • Do not collect within 4 days of a platelet transfusion
  • 40 mL of blood required for platelet counts <100,000.
  • 10 mL of blood required for platelet counts >100,000.

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on December 02, 2021

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