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 Recent changes for Infliximab (Sendaway Test)

Recent changes for Infliximab (Sendaway Test)
DateFieldChanged FromChanged To
15th December 2020
Request Group

LVP

IFX

Collection & Request Instructions

Please note, Infliximab levels require a dedicated SST tube - if the patient request includes any other serum tests, another SST will be required.

Infliximab (Sendaway Test)

Alternative Names:Antibodies to Infliximab
Remicade
Inflectra
Laboratory:Clinical Biochemistry
Test Code:IFX
Medicare rebatable:Yes
Specimen Types:Serum
Container Types:
SSTSST
Adults Volume or Mass:6 mL
Minimum/Paediatric Volume or Mass:2 mL
Collection & Request Instructions:Collect at ambient temperature

Please note, Infliximab levels require a dedicated SST tube - if the patient request includes any other serum tests, another SST will be required.

Transport Instructions:Send to lab immediately
Processing Instructions:Centrifuge
Aliquot
Store at 4'C

Infliximab requests should come with a dedicated SST. 

External Laboratory:Dorevitch Pathology
  External Laboratory details...
External Transport Instructions:Send at 4'C with Ice Pack