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Patient Preparation: 12 hours before this blood test do not take multivitamins or dietary supplements containing biotin or vitamin B7, which are commonly found in hair, skin, and nail supplements and multivitamins.
Preferred: Serum gel
Acceptable: Red top
Submission Container/Tube: Plastic vial
Specimen Volume: 0.8 mL
1. After draw immediately place specimen on ice.
2. Refrigerate specimen during centrifugation and immediately transfer serum to a plastic vial.
Forms: If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send an Oncology Test Request Form (T729) with the specimen
Mild OK; Gross reject
Mild OK; Gross OK
|Serum||Frozen (preferred)||90 days|