Bernard Soulier screen for the detection of familial mutations
Containers - Adult
Red Cap Tube EDTA KE 2.7ml
Additive per Container
Containers - Child
Pink Cap - Paediatric
A minimum volume of 1ml is required.
Individual reports are generated for each analysis. The report will provide a full explanation of the testing procedures used and the clinical implications of the results obtained for the patient and family.
Lab van or 1st class post
Sample storage arrangements
Refrigerate - DO NOT FREEZE
How to request
Test not available during restricted service.
What happens if the result is positive or abnormal
Results of all genetic tests are reported to the referring clinician.
General additional information
Citrated anticoagulated venous blood, or DNA extracted from EDTA or citrated blood, may be sent instead of an EDTA specimen.
For more information see the molecular genetics service webpage:
Contact the laboratory on 0131 537 1116.