Department: 
Biochemistry
Tube Colour: 
Dark Green AND Lavender
Pseudonyms: 
Neutrophil Oxidative Burst and Phagocytosis
Test Code: 
NF
Availability: 
Weekly (Tuesdays only)
Collection Requirements: 
4.5mL Lithium Heparin NO GEL and 3mL EDTA. Sample only to be collected on a TUESDAY morning - must reach lab by 1100 for transport to RCH by 1300. Label request as URGENT.
Requires own tube?: 
Yes
Reference Laboratory: 
Royal Children's HospitalLaboratory ServicesLevel 4, East Building50 Flemington RoadParkville, Vic 3052tel 03 9345 4200fax 03 9345 9884
Reference Range: 
Notes: 
Assay is performed at RCH on Tuesday afternoon. Sample must only be collected on a TUESDAY morning. Sample must reach MH pathology lab by 1100 for transport to RCH by 1300. Mark request as URGENT to facilitate immediate transport.