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Hemoglobin A1c, DBS

Categories

  • Chemistry
  • Health Assessment and Safety

General Information

Code:B204
Matrix:Dried Blood Spot
Application:Insurance Risk Assessment, Wellness
Turnaround Time:Daily
Analytical - Method:This method utilizes the interaction of antigen and antibody to directly determine the HbA1c in whole blood.
Reportable - Test Results Type:Quantitative
Units - Conventional:%

Specimen Information

Preferred Volume:200 uL
Rejection Criteria:Improper labeling, improper sample handling, and wrong sample type.
Collection Instructions:Follow instructions provided with kit. 1. Drop 4-6 large rounded drops of blood in to the collection window of the ADX-100 card. 2. Blood will be absorbed into window and will begin to flow across the filter paper. 3. Do not touch finger to the card.
Collection Patient Preparation:NA
Container:Dried Blood Spot