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Fibrinogen
0030130
Ordering Recommendation

Determine if fibrinogen deficiency is a potential cause of bleeding.

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.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
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 1 mL platelet-poor plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min. 0.5 ml) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Serum. EDTA plasma, clotted or hemolyzed specimens. 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 1 month 
Reference Interval
150-430 mg/dL
Interpretive Data


Note
CPT Code(s)
85384
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0030130Fibrinogen3255-7
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Aliases
  • Factor I
  • Fibrinogen Activity
  • Functional Fibrinogen