Lavender Extra Tube
Label Mnemonic: LE
Epic Lab Code: LAB3099
Downtime Form: A-1a General Laboratory Requisition
Hematology
6240 RCP
356-3527
Specimen(s):
Whole Blood
Collection Medium:
Lavender top tube 3 mL (EDTA)
Minimum:
Full draw; 3.0 mL lavender top; (or fingerstick-purple top microtainer®)
Comments:
These specimens are intended for cases where add-on orders are anticipated and/or for specified protocols.

Specimen viability for add-on will vary from assay to assay. Specimens stored for 3 days.