7 tubes of 3 mL blood containing 0.3 mL of 3.2% sodium citrate.
Specimen should be kept at room temperature and should not be kept in ice.
Monday - Friday
Note: By appointment only (Tel: 6326 6022) Patient to fast overnight prior to test and should not be on anti-platelet medication for at least 2 weeks for investigation of bleeding disorder
Available panels (Haematologist consultation required)- Inherited platelet disorder (screen, aggregation)- Inherited platelet disorder (advanced, aggregation)- Inherited platelet disorder (U46619, aggregation)
- Platelet aggregation (low dose ristocetin for von Willebrand disease)