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RBC Cholinesterase

Test Name: RBC Cholinesterase
Alternate Description:
LIS Code: CHRBC
Lab Section:

Specimen Processing Area

Fluid Type:

Whole Blood

Minimum Volume:

4.0 ml whole blood + 0.5 mL plasma

Specimen Tube Type Transport:

Two EDTA Lavender Top tubes

Container (Whole Blood Required):

5 mL whole blood collected in an EDTA lavender top tube AND 1 mL plasma collected in an EDTA lavender top tube

Specimen Stability:

72 hours if refrigerated

Specimen Transport:

Refrigerate

Specimen Preparation (In House):

Keep whole blood and plasma refrigerated until shipped