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Adjusting AC Volume in Polycythemia

University of Alabama at Birmingham clinical pathologist Chad Siniard MD, shared the following streamlined approach to adjusting the sodium citrate volume to accommodate specimens from patients whose hematocrit exceeds 55%. The formula is adapted from CLSI Collection, Transport, and Processing of Blood Specimens for Testing Plasma-Based Coagulation Assays, 6th ed. Guideline H21, Clinical Laboratory and […]
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