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Blood Collection

Blood Sample Clotting

February 15th, 2021
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Sample Clotting

  • Causes of Sample Clotting

  • Leaving blood sitting for too long before placing them in the correct tubes
  • Inadequate mixing of blood in tube
  • Affects

  • White cell count
  • Red blood cell indices
  • Platelets
  • Coagulation profile
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