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Laboratory Test    
Vacutainer
 
Type
FSH (day 2-6 of cycle)
LH (day 2-6 of cycle)
(not needed if pregnant)
Gold Top (SST)
Clotted
  
  
TSH (Thyroid Function)
T4 (Thyroid Function)
Gold Top (SST)
Clotted
  
  
HBA1C (Diabetes Screen)
Lavender (Purple) Top
EDTA
  
  
Chromosomes – Patient
(samples couriered to London)
  
Green TopLavender (Purple) Top

Lithium

Heparin

EDTA

Chromosomes – Partner
(samples couriered to London)
  
  
Green TopLavender (Purple) Top

Lithium

Heparin

EDTA

DRVVT (Lupus – First Test)
  
  
  
DRVVT (Repeat 6 weeks later)
Light Blue TopLight Blue Top
Light Blue TopLight Blue Top
Heparin
  
Needs booked with Lab as samples need double spun and frozen in 2-4 hours

 

 

Heparin

 

 

Anticardiolipin Abs IgG & M (First Test)
  
  
  
  
  
  
Anticardiolipin Abs   (Repeat 6 wks)
Gold Top (SST)

 


Gold Top (SST)               

 

Clotted
  
        
  
  
Clotted
  
Thrombophilia screen
 - Factor V Leiden
 - Prothrombin Mutation Gene
 - Antithrombin III
 - Protein S
 - Protein C
 - Activated Protein C Resistance
 - MTHFR (G1691A mutation)
  
4 Blue
Light Blue TopLight Blue Top
Light Blue TopLight Blue Top
  
  
  
  
  
  
Lavender (Purple) Top
Gold Top (SST)
  
Heparin
  
Needs booked with Lab as samples need double spun and frozen in 2-4 hours

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDTA

 

 

Clotted

 

TOTAL COST
14 + 3 bottles
  

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