Plasma Viscosity

Container: EDTA (Lavender top)

Sample type: Whole Blood

Test name: Plasma Viscosity a.k.a. PV

Condition / Indication: Plasma viscosity measurement depends on the concentration of plasma proteins. Can be used to monitor a number of conditions

Special precautions & notes: Please phone laboratory if urgent analysis is required

Reference range: 1.5 - 1.72 mPA, If persistently raised and cause unknown, suggest Immunoglobulins, auto immune profile and liver function tests.

Container: EDTA (Lavender top)

Ideal volume (mL): 4 mL

Discipline: Haematology

Turnaround time: 3 days