Request for Uric Acid Analysis on an Iced Specimen.


CASE DESCRIPTION During second shift, a green-top specimen was received on ice with a request for uric acid determination. The young processing technician, unfamiliar with this situation, asked a supervisor why the specimen came down on ice. After the ordering provider was contacted, it was determined that a 9-year-old female with lymphoblastic lymphoma was… (More)
DOI: 10.1373/clinchem.2015.238808


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