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tubes and additives

blood tubes and the additives they contain

Lavender tube EDTA- anticoagulant to prevent clotting
Light Blue tube sodium citrate- anticoagulant to prevent clotting
Yellow(blood culture bottles) SPS(sodium polyanethol sulfonate)
Light Green lithium heparin- anticoagulant to prevent clotting
Green sodium heparin- anticoagulant to prevent clotting
Red nothing(Glass) silicone coated and clot activator(plastic)
Red speckled Clot activator and gel for serum separation
Gray Potassium oxylate-anticoagulant Sodium fluoride- antiglycolytic
Gold Clot activator and gel for serum separation
Pink K2EDTA anticoagulant
Dark Blue EDTA or Sodium Heparin
Created by: clarevoyant1019
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