Platelet PFA Col/Epi with reflex to Platelet PFA Col/ADP : 1000713

Message
Limited hours of availability, please check with client services for testing schedule before sample draw. Time sensitive. Arrange for stat courier delivery to the laboratory.


Test Code
PFA1 or 1000713


Alias/See Also
Platelet Function; PFA 100


CPT Codes
85576

Includes
If the PFA Col/Epinephrine is prolonged, Platelet PFA Col/ADP will be performed at an additonal charge (CPT code(s): 85576).


Instructions
Two blue top tubes, 3.2% sodium citrate. NOTE: Local draws only - the sample must be tested within 4 hours of draw. Deliver to laboratory ASAP.


Transport Container
Blue top tubes, whole blood (Min. 6 mL): do not centrifuge and keep ambient.


Transport Temperature
Ambient.


Specimen Stability
Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable


Methodology
Aggregation

Setup Schedule
Monday - Saturday


Report Available
1 day


Reference Range
87-185 Sec

Normal closure time with collagen/epinephrine (CEPI) cartridge indicates normal platelet function.


Performing Laboratory
med fusion



The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.