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1. Thalassemia/Hemoglobinopathy Patient Information Sheet (Supply T358) in Special Instructions
2. New York Clients-Informed consent is required. Please document on the request form or electronic order that a copy is on file. An Informed Consent for Genetic Testing (Supply T576) is available in Special Instructions.
Patient's age and sex are required. Include recent transfusion information.
Blood and serum are required.
Specimen Type: Whole blood
Container/Tube: Lavender top (EDTA)
Specimen Volume: 15 mL
Collection Instructions: Label specimen as whole blood.
Specimen Type: Serum
Container/Tube: Red top or serum gel
Specimen Volume: 0.6 mL
Collection Instructions: Label specimen as serum.
Mild OK; Gross reject
|Whole Blood EDTA||Refrigerated||7 days|