Frequently Asked Questions

What are the requirements for collecting and preparing my specimen?

For general requirements, refer to Instructions by Specimen Type.

For specific requirements, search for a test in the Test Catalog and refer to the Specimen and Performance pages for that specific test. Special Instructions and Forms are also available on the Specimen page when applicable.

If no specific collection and preparation instructions are provided by Mayo Clinic Laboratories, refer to manufacturer or regulatory guidelines.

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