platelet nucleotides (release)


platelet nucleotides (release) - measurement of released ATP & ADP as part of a platelet function test

Also known as


Additional information

Fill exactly to the line indicated on the bottle. Samples must be hand delivered to the laboratory immediately. Capillary samples are unsuitable for coagulation tests. 5 ml sample bottles are available form the Haemophilia Centre. If analysed with platelet aggregation, no additional sample is required.

Sending address

Department of Haematology Camelia Botnar Laboratories Great Ormond Street Hospital Great Ormond Street WC1N 3JH

Laboratory service


Sample requirements

4 x 5ml venous blood, citrate

Reference range

Please click on the link to view reference range

Turnaround time

60 days


Upon request

Call in advance?

Please discuss with the Haematology Specialist Registrar/ Haemophilia Centre before taking the sample.


The Haematology Department provides a wide range of specialist tests with a special interest in the diagnosis and monitoring of coagulation disorders.

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