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Preparation of Platelet-Free Plasma (Platelet Poor Plasma, PPP)

Specialty:

Clinical Laboratory

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Platelets are a source of thromboplastin which can activate coagulation. If a plasma specimen cannot be tested immediately, then it must be made platelet free to prevent artifacts.

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