This confidential blood assay for Thrombophilia screen is offered at all of the thirty two private hospitals across England, Scotland and Wales.
Included in every single request for Thrombophilia screen are a Doctors Referral, all Phlebotomy fees (your blood taken at a Private Hospital), all laboratory fees and includes our GP comments.
ACTIVATE PARTIAL THROMBOPLASTIN TIME APTT
ANTI THROMBIN 3
ACTIVATED PROTEIN C RESISTANCE
FREE PROTEIN S
FACTOR V LEIDEN
PROTHROMBIN GENE MUTATION
LUPUS ANTI COAG
Special Instructions: 4x Blue vacutainers need to be double spun, separated and frozen within two hours of being taken (see test repertoire for further assistance). If a delay is expected with transportation to the laboratory, samples must be transported frozen. If collecting using Butterfly system discard initial blue bottle. If possible it is preferable to collect blood WITHOUT using a tourniquet. Citrate (blue vacutainers) MUST always be taken before other coloured vacutainers and filled to the line. Lavender sample requires freezing as whole blood. Send to the laboratory immediately.
Attendance Restrictions: A morning Monday to Thursday appointment is required. Please DO NOT bleed patient outside of these time.
Laboratory Notes: Contact Lab for Interpretation
Sample Container: 4 x Blue, 1 x Lavender