Test Code: F9I Preferred Name Factor IX inhibitor
|Image||Specimen Type||Specimen Volume||Tube Type|
||Blood (adult)||8.1ml||4 x Sodium Citrate 2.7ml (Solid Pale Blue Top)
||Blood (paediatric)||2.7 mL||Sodium Citrate 2.7 mL (Solid Pale Blue Top)
Accurate filling of specimen tube essential.
Specimens must be transported at room temperature to the Laboratory in a red specimen bag ASAP. Maximum delay to laboratory must not exceed 2hrs
Minimum collection of 8 mL recommended - if difficulty collecting this amount please contact laboratory
Haematology staff, please contact Special Coagulation at RBH (3646 8074) to notify that test is being sent. Test is not performed out-of-hours.