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Specimen Collection Devices – Visual Guides
Click on the guides below to download a copy to your device. If you would like hard copies of any of the below please use the “Contact Us” link above.
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|ATL Specimen Quick Guide
Cytogenetics, Flow Cytometry, Molecular Diagnostics
Urine, Tissue, Swab, Stool, Body Fluids
Where does the label go on the tube or cup? Zero-Tolerance Labeling Policy
|Order of Blood Draw|
|Royal Blue Tubes
Which Royal Blue Tube Should I Use?
|Specimen Bags and Lockbox Packaging Guide|
Click on the link to download guide
|Label Special Instructions Shorthand Instructions Key|
|Outpatient Common Blood Test Tubes|
|Referral/Send Outs Guide|
|Urine Preservative Guide|
How to Collect
Tutorial – How do I use the Lab Specimen Collection Catalog?