Lab Test : Fibrinogen

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Alternate:N/A
Includes:Fibrinogen
Department:Hematology
Phone:(937) 641-2627
SQ Code:FBG
Available:Daily, 24 hours
Turnaround:Routine, 3 hours, STAT, 30 minutes
Specimen:Blood
Volume:Exactly 4.5 or 1.3 mL in specified tube
Container:Blue top tube (3.2% sodium citrate)
Temperature:Transport within 5 minutes of collection.
Rejection:Grossly hemolyzed, or moderate lipemic samples.
Normal:200-400 mg/dL
Uses:Identifying congenital afibrinogenemia, DIC, fibrinolytic activity, and liver disease.
Limitations:N/A
Method:Clauss
 

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