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Common Tests/Tubes

Common TEST

Test TubeDepartment Abbreviations
Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time Plasma: Light Blue co APTT/PTT
Antineclear Antibodies Serum s ANA
Antibody Screen Whole Blood bb
Basic Metabolic Panel Comprehensive Metabolic Panel Plasma c
Blood Urea Nitrogen Serum c BUN
White cell count with differential Whole Blood h
Sedimentation Rate Whole Blood h ESR / Sed Rate
C-Reactive Protein Serum/ Plasma s CRP
Blood Type Whole Blood bb ABO & Rh
Calcium & Phosphorus Plasma/ Serum c
Cholesterol & Triglyceride Serum c
Hemoglobin & Hematocrit Whole Blood h Hgb / H & H
Mono Serum/ Plasma s
Retriculocyte Count Whole Blood h
Blood Culture Yellow / Culture Broth Bottle microbiology
Creatine Kinase and MB Serum c CK
Therapuetic Drugs Serum: Red c
Electrolytes Plasma/ Serum c Na, K, C1, C02
Bilirubin Serum: Red c
Hepatitis Serum s
Liver Panel Serum c
Type & Crossmatch Whole Blood bb
Uric Acid Serum c
Glucose Plasma: Gray Serum c
Glycosylated Hemoglobin Whole Blood c HGB A1C
Lipid Profile Serum c
Platelet Count Whole Blood h
HIV Serum s
Drug of Abuse Serum: Red c
Hormone Serum c
Complete Blood Count Whole Blood h CBC
Prothrombin Time Plasma: Light Blue co PT / Protime
Rapid Plasma Reagin Serum s RPR
Fibrinogen Plasma: Light Blue co
Alkaline Phosphatase Serum/ Plasma c ALP / AlkPhos
Aspirate Transferase Serum c AST
Alanine Transferase Serum c ALA
Amylase Serum c
Creatinine Serum c
Alcohol Serum/ Plasma c
Ammonia Plasma c
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