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Cryoglobulin

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
CRYQN MAYO
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Red top (no anticoagulant) tube
Collection Volume:
12.5 mL (minimum 8.0mL)
Storage:
Refrigerated
Availability:
Sent to reference lab
Methodology:
Quantitation and Qualitative Typing Precipitation at 1 Degree C.
Special Instructions:
1. Tube must remain at 37 degrees C. 2. Allow blood to clot at 37 degrees C. 3. Centrifuge at 37 degrees C. (Do not use a refrigerated centrifuge. If absolutely necessary ambient temperature is acceptable). It is very important that the specimen remain at 37 degrees C until after separation of serum from red cells. Analysis can't be performed with < 3 mL of serum For Outpatients, test should only be drawn in outpatient locations within a Hospital (Akron or Beeghly).
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
2 days
Additional Info:
Reference range: Negative
CPT Code:
82595