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ID:475 Anaesthetic Drug Reactions
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DescriptionSerial measurements of Tryptase are made to determine if a mast cell-mediated reaction to the anaesthetic is evident. Please refer to Tryptase (mast cell) entry for further information.
Additional InfoPlease also see Test and Tubes entry for Tryptase.
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna

DepartmentClinical Immunology
TubeSerum Gel
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Collection ConditionsThree samples required, within 1 hour, 3 hours and 24 hours of a suspected anaphylatic reaction. Please send samples together and indicate TIME OF SAMPLE CLEARLY.
Min. Vol5ml

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Units - Not Defined -
IP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
IP Routine TAT7 days
GP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
GP Routine TAT7 days
Turnround CommentNA

Originally edited by : BD. Review due on 14/09/2018 14:16:37. Published By AM on 14/09/2017 14:16:37.