Test directory: Protein C Resistance, Activated

Ordering Code4568
Test NameProtein C Resistance, Activated
AliasAPCR
Activated Protein C Resistance
Preferred SpecimenPlasma
Preferred ContainerCitrate, 3.2% (Lt. Blue)
Optimum Volume2 mL
Collection InstructionsDraw 2 full Citrate tubes. Mix tubes well.
Handling InstructionsDouble spin coag plasma
Separate and freeze immediately
Do not THAW once specimen is frozen.
Transport RequirementsOahu: Frozen
Airline: Frozen
Specimen StabilityAmbient: Not Stable
Refrigerated: Not Stable
Frozen: 60 Days
Rejection CriteriaAmbient, Clotted, Grossly hemolyzed, Refrigerated
Avail. StatNO
Analytic Time10 Days
MethodologyRVTT Based Clot Assay
Reference Lab Quest Diagnostics Infectious Disease

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
Protein C Resistance, ActivatedALLSee report.