von Willebrand Panel
0030125
Ordering Recommendation
Recommended panel for the initial workup of suspected von Willebrand disease.
Mnemonic
VW PANEL
Methodology
Clotting/Platelet Agglutination/Microlatex Particle-Mediated Immunoassay
Performed
Mon-Sat
Reported
1-3 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Lt. blue (sodium citrate). Refer to Specimen Handling at aruplab.com for hemostasis/thrombosis specimen handling guidelines.  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 3 mL platelet-poor plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 1 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Serum. Hemolyzed or non-frozen specimens.  
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen at -20 °C: 3 months; Frozen at -70°C: 6 months  
Reference Interval
 
 
Test Number Components Reference Interval
0030095Factor VIII, Activity 0-​6 years: 56-​191%
7-​9 years: 76-​199%
10-​11 years: 80-​209%
12-​13 years: 72-​198%
14-​15 years: 69-​237%
16-​17 years: 63-​221%
18 years and older: 56-​191%
0030285von Willebrand Factor Antigen 0-​6 years: 52-​214%
7-​9 years: 62-​180%
10-​11 years: 63-​189%
12-​13 years: 60-​189%
14-​15 years: 57-​199%
16-​17 years: 50-​205%
18 years and older: 52-​214%
0030250von Willebrand Factor Activity (Ristocetin Cofactor) 0-​6 years: 51-​215%
7-​9 years: 52-​176%
10-​11 years: 60-​195% 
12-​13 years: 50-​184%
14-​15 years: 50-​203 %
16-​17 years: 49-​204%
18 years and older: 51-​215%
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
85240; 85246; 85245
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0030095Factor VIII, Activity
0030250von Willebrand Factor, Activity (RCF)
0030285von Willebrand Factor, Antigen
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Aliases
  • F8 Activity
  • Factor VIII activity
  • Factor VIII Studies
  • von Willebrand Factor Panel
  • von Willebrand Factor, Activity; RCF
  • von Willebrand Factor, Antgien
  • vWF Ag
  • vWF Panel