High Molecular Weight Kininogen (HMWK)
2007578
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
HIGH MOLE
Methodology
Clotting
Performed
Varies
Reported
5-14 days
N/A
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Do not draw from an arm with a heparin lock or heparinized catheter.  
Collect
Lt. blue (sodium citrate).  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 2 mL plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 1 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: at -20°C: 2 weeks; Frozen at -70°C: 1 year  
Reference Interval
By report  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
85293
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
2007579High Molecular Weight Kininogen (HMWK)
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Aliases
  • Fitzgerald Factor

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