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|Mnemonic||MDLBL (HEMO only if Capital Health Region or DynaLife Dx requisition is received)|
MDL Test Name Prompt: HFE
|Specimen Requirements||Adults: |
3 x 4 mL (or 2 x 6 mL) lavender top EDTA tube - whole blood
2 x 3 mL tubes
2 to 3 mL
DO NOT centrifuge or separate specimen. DO NOT freeze.
Transport specimen, along with copy of Molecular Diagnostic Lab requisition, at room temperature without delay. Specimen must arrive at ACH before noon on Friday. Specimens collected after noon Fridays and over the weekend can be stored in a refrigerator for shipment to the Molecular Diagnostic Lab on Monday mornings.
|Testing Location||ACH-Molecular Diagnostic Lab or University of Alberta
|Alternate Name(s)||Hemochromatosis Hereditary, C282|