Search
Lab Questions? Call 617-724-LABS • Full List of TestsAdvanced Search

 
Low dose ristocetin platelet agg
Lab code: PLTAR
 
Test Synonyms:
Platelet aggregation (low dose ristocetin)
 
Lab:
Coagulation
Inpatient Req:
Coagulation (#70130)  
Outpatient Req:
Coagulation (#70130)  
Specimen:
Eight Blue 3 ml
BEFORE drawing the patient please call the Special Clotting Laboratory, 4-2969, to schedule an appointment. Only performed on Mon, Wed, and Fri.
Result Time:
Same day   Cost: $$$
Reference Interval:
 
Important Information:
Appointment must be scheduled with the Special Clotting Laboratory, 4-2969. A low dose ristocetin aggregation is required for the diagnosis of Type 2B von Willebrand Disease.