2 mL Light Green (Lithium Heparin) Rejection criteria: Rcvd Room Temp, light blue, gray, yellow top tubes
Submit in container with a non-Potassium based preservative/anticoagulant. Tubes containing Potassium based preserv/anticoag are not acceptable. Centrifuge and separate RBCs into an acid washed plastic screw capped vial within 2 hours of collection.
Room Temp: Not Stable, Refrigerated: 30 days, Frozen: 30 days