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Blood Test Information

HIT assay
(a.k.a Heparin induced thrombocytopenia assay)

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Special instructions
2 X EDTA samples (4ml volume required in each EDTA) and 2 X SST samples (5ml volume required in each SST) required with form 4A obtained from immunology ext 4737 or from link- see links. Time limit for add on= fresh sample required
Sent away to National Blood Service, Bristol
Contact Laboratory before requesting

Turnaround Time
7 days

Department: Haematology

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