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ID:802 Rasburicase (uric acid measurement)
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Description For measurement of uric acid in patients on Rasburicase - see entry for Uric Acid
Additional InfoFor measurement of uric acid in patients on Rasburicase, the sample MUST be placed on ice immediatly after collection and transported to the lab on ice with minimal delay. Inform the lab the sample is being sent. Use gold top (serum gel) tube except for Intensive care units, renal unit, transplant unit, patients on IV heparin (use Green/yellow top tube for these patients).
Concurrent Testsna
Dietary Requirementsna

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Sample* Not Specified *
TubeSerum Gel
Tube Picture
Collection ConditionsNo restrictions
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Turnround CommentNA

Originally edited by : na. Review due on 09/04/2011 17:28:42. Published By SRG on 09/04/2010 17:28:42.