HEMOPET     INSTRUCTIONS FOR TESTING

Note: Information listed current as of 3/1/01

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THYROID

ANTIBODY PROFILE

#D8T

If the dog is already on thyroid medication the blood should be drawn 4-6 hours after giving thyroid medication.  Collect 3 to 5 mL of blood.  Add to the red-top tube or serum separator tube (SST).  Allow to clot and centrifuge to separate serum.  DO NOT SEND UNSEPARATED BLOOD.  Transfer serum to empty red-top or plastic tube. 1.5 mL serum is REQUIRED FOR THE Thyroid Antibody test.  Includes T3, T4, free T4, T3 autoantibodies and T4 autoantibodies.

$32.50

 

TSH, Add on to D8T

 

$17.00

 

TgAA, Add on to D8T

Note:  Good for genetic screening

$16.00

 

VON WILLEBRAND TEST (vWD)

#S17123

Send 1 mL separated plasma in citrate or EDTA tube.  Note: 7 days processing time.

$29.00

 

DISTEMPER & PARVO TITERS (SA150)

Send 1.5 mL separated serum.

$26.00

 

#7200 includes    DBD, DIFF, Superchem including liver enzymes & D8T

Send 1 mL whole blood in LLT (lavender-top tube) or EDTA, AND 1.5 mL separated serum as described above for D8T Thyroid Antibody Profile

$52.50

 

POTASSIUM BROMIDE PROFILE #T730

Blood sample should be drawn 4-6 hours after giving medication.  1.5 mL serum is required.  Please use red-top tube, not SST tube

$37.00

 

PHENOBARBITAL PROFILE #T750

Blood sample should be drawn 4-6 hours after giving medication.  1.5 mL serum is required.  Please use red-top tube, not SST tube

$27.10

 

THYROID & vWD #6400

Send 1 mL separated plasma in citrate or EDTA tube AND 1.5 mL separated serum.

$49.50

 

RABIES VACCINE TITER #S16685

Send 1.5 mL serum in serum separator tube.

Note:  10-14 days processing time.

$55.00

 

HEARTWORM

Other Test

 

$8.50

Dr. W. Jean Dodds

HEMOPET

17672-A Cowan, Suite 300

Irvine, CA 92614

 

HEMOPET will submit samples to ANTECH for analysis and Dr. Dodds will follow with issuing reports and interpretations.  Any questions, please call Dr. Dodds at 949/ 252-8455 (blood bank) or home/office 310/ 828-8251