2 mL EDTA tube for plasma samples

Description

 

Tube type Cap Colour Ring Colour Tube Contents
2 mL K2EDTA tube Translucent purple   EDTA

 

2 mL paediatric EDTA tube

 

Notes

Label the specimen with:

  • Surname
  • Forename
  • Date of birth (not age) OR unique identity number (MRN number, NHS number)

For further information, see: PATHOLOGY POLICY FOR SPECIMEN AND REQUEST FORM LABELLING FOR PATHOLOGY USERS PDF file

 


Page last reviewed: 13/02/2015