|Test Code||VISCS / VISCS-M|
|Methodology||Sonoclot Coagulation Analyzer|
|Specimen||Draw blood in a plain, red-top tube, SERUM GEL TUBE IS NOT ACCEPTABLE. Spin down and send 1.5 mL (minimum 0.7mL ) serum refrigerated.
NOTE: Keep specimen at 37 degrees C until after centrifugation and separation of cells.
|Reference Values||< = 15 years: not established
> = 16 years: < = 1.5 centipoises
|Analytic Time||1 Day|
|Day(s) Test Set Up||Monday through Friday|