Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Tubes and Additives

Tube color and additives

Sterile Yellow for Cultures SPS
Sterile Yellow for Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA-B27) ACD-A, ACD-B
Blood Culture Bottles Thyglycollate Broth
Lt Blue (full) NaC (Sodium Citrate)
Red Silica/Serum or None
SST Polymer/Thrombin Gel & Serum
SST/Bumble Bee (black with yellow insert) Polymer/Thrombin Gel & Serum
PST (Lt. Green) Lithium Heparin & Thixotropic Gel
Green Sodium Heparin or Lithium Heparin or Ammonium Heparin
Lavender EDTA
Gray NaF(Soduim Floride) and KOx(Potassium Oxalate)
Dark Blue EDTA or None = Chemically Clean Tube with special stoppers
Pearl EDTA
Gray with yellow label/red & yellow Boric Acid
Black with Blue Insert NaC (Sodium Citrate)
Orange Polymer/Thrombin Gel & Serum
CPT (blue tiger) NaC (Soduim Citrate) and Polymer Gel
Created by: bekee360