Rheumatoid factor, quantitative

Alphabetical Test listing

Rheumatoid factor, quantitative-711

  
Rheumatoid factor, quantitative
  
711
  
86431.2
  
RF
  
RQ quantitative
Rheumatoid Arthritis Factor
RAT
  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.2 mL
  

Spin

  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  
  
  1. Spin
  2. Transferserum to a False bottom plasma/serum transport vial/tube (AHL)
  
  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 7 days

Frozen (within 24 hours) - 3 months

  
  • Improper labels (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Hemolysis (some procedures)
  • Improper anticoagulant or ratio
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage temperature affecting results
  • Improper container
  • Leaking container resulting in compromised specimen
  • Quantity not sufficient (QNS)
  
AHL - Immunology: I
  
Mo - Fr
  
1 day
  

Turbidimetric

  

< 12.5 IU/L

  
86431
  
11/30/2001
  
04/06/2021