Fibrin/Fibrinogen Degradation Split Products, Plasma
2006491
Ordering Recommendation
For evaluating coagulopathies (eg, disseminated intravascular coagulation), D-Dimer (0030057) is the preferred test. If FDP testing is being considered, this plasma test, rather than the serum test, is the recommended test.
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Mnemonic
FDP PLASMA
Methodology
Latex Agglutination
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
1-2 days
N/A
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Lt. blue (sodium citrate).  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 1 mL platelet-poor plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Serum. Hemolyzed specimens.  
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 1 month at -20°C, 1 year at -70°C.  
Reference Interval
<5 µg/mL
Interpretive Data
Note
CPT Code(s)
85362
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
2006492Fibrin Degradation Products, Plasma
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Cross References
  • FDP
  • FDP/fdp (Fibrin/Fibrinogen Degradation Split Products)
  • FSP