Canine & Feline
Diagnostic Section: 
Clinical Pathology
Test Fee: 
Setup Days: 
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Turn Around Time: 
1 day, samples are run between 10:00 am and 2 pm. Samples received after 2:00 pm testing is done next day.
Shipping Requirements: 
Label all samples. Ship overnight or 2 day in a insulated container with ice packs. Remove from red cells and place sample in an additive free transport tube.
Specimen Requirements: 

0.5 mL serum

Collection Protocol: 

Avoid hemolysis.

Additional Information: 

Measurement of thyroid hormone T4 (thyroxine) by chemiluminescence.