Used to diagnose and/or monitor conditions that cause high ammonia levels.
Lavender EDTA Plasma
The collection tube should be completely filled with blood and immediately placed on ice. Centrifuge (cold) the sample as soon as possible and separate plasma. Store at 2-4°C until analysis.
Refrigerated: 3 hours; Frozen: 24 hours
Hemolysis; Incorrect transport container; exceeds specimen stability