Canine, Feline & Equine
Test Fee: 
Setup Days: 
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Turn Around Time: 
1 day, results same day when possible.
Shipping Requirements: 
Fill one 3.2% citrated blue top tube to fill indicator marked on the label. Do not short fill or over fill the citrate tubes as this will cause erroneous results and sample will be rejected. Deliver at room temperature. 1.8 ml sodium citrate blue top tube.
Specimen Requirements: 

Whole blood in 3.2% sodium citrate tube (blue top).

Collection Protocol: 

Deliver to lab at room temperature within two hours of collection.

Additional Information: 

Thromboelastography (TEG) is a viscoelastic hemostatic assay that measures the global viscoelastic properties of whole blood clot formation under low shear stress. TEG shows the interaction of platelets with the coagulation cascade (aggregation, clot stress) Test available as STAT with additional Fee.