Specimen Type: Citrated Plasma
Container: 1 Light Blue Top Tube
Preferred Vol: 2.00 mL
Min Vol: 0.50 mL
Monday - Saturday
STRICT FROZEN. Separate Plasma and Freeze within 1 hour of collection.
The dilute Russell Viper Venom time integrated test is a sensitive method for determining the presence of a Lupus Anticoagulant and/or presence of a phospholipid antibody. A positive test, when confirmed, makes the diagnosis of Lupus anticoagulant which may be associated with arterial or venous thrombosis.