Discard Blood Tubes Available in Stores

Discard blood tubes for blood draws are available in stores, order number MH09575 (Tubes, Blood, Discard…). These tubes must be used only when drawing a citrate (blue) tube with a tube holder and butterfly needle. The discard tube is only used to remove air from the tubing. Discard tubes have no additives and cannot be used for testing.

Phlebotomy Tubes and Order of Draw

Questions to Kathy Kelly, 353-7679.