Apr 5, 2015




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Erythropoeitin Ab

Erythropoeitin Ab (RMISC) Ref Lab- Miscellaneous Lab Test

Name: Erythropoeitin Ab

Test Name: Erythropoeitin Ab

Health Link Test Code: RMISC

LIS Test Code: MISC

Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory

Specimen: Blood

Collection Container: Red top

Collection Instructions:

Reported as an adverse drug event. Must be approved by UWHC Clinical Labs Medical Director and AMGEN Laboratories before collection. Physician needs to call 1-800-772-6436 to report event. AMGEN instructions, shipping information, release forms, decreased therapetic response form, Postmarket Adverse Event report, etc. will be faxed to UWHC once adverse event is reported to AMGEN.

Specimen Processing:

Allow specimen to clot for 30 minutes at room temperature. Centifuge at 1500g (2500 rpm) for 15 minutes at room temperature within one hour of draw. Pipette serum into at least two plastic cryovials (three is preferred if enough sample volume). Store at -20ºC. Ship on dry ice.