Fibrinogen
0030130
 
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
FIB
Methodology
Electromagnetic Mechanical Clot Detection
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
Within 24 hours
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Lt. blue (sodium citrate). Refer to Specimen Handling at aruplab.com for hemostasis/thrombosis specimen handling guidelines.  
Specimen Preparation
Separate plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL platelet-poor plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube.  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Serum. Clotted, hemolyzed, or non-frozen specimens.  
Remarks
 
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: 24 hours; Frozen: 1 month  
Reference Interval
150-430 mg/dL
Interpretive Data
Note
CPT Code(s)
85384
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0030130Fibrinogen
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Cross References
  • Factor I
  • Fibrinogen Activity
  • Functional Fibrinogen