In conjunction with clinical findings and other laboratory tests, the deficiency of Mannose Binding Lectin (MBL) can be used to aid in the determination of susceptibility to infection.
Overnight fasting is preferred.
Do not submit specimens that have been heat treated.
Do not submit the sample in a glass tube.
Transportation Temperature: Frozen
Rejection Criteria: Received room temperature; received refrigerated;
hemolysis; lipemia, heat treated; specimens containing visible
Reported (Analytical Time)
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