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Uric acid, rasburicase
|Container:||Lithium heparin (green) gel|
|Specimen volume:||0.3 mL|
Sample must be drawn in pre-chilled tube. Place sample on ice or coolant pack immediatley after drawing. Centrifuge immediately. Transfer plamsa to a plastic vial and refrigerate. Sample must be analyzed within 4 hours of collection.
|Note:||Rasburicase (Elitek) will cause enzymatic degradation of uric acid within blood allowed to sit at room temp, resulting in low uric acid levels.|
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