Ordering Recommendation

Not recommended; order D-dimer test (0030057) instead.

Mnemonic
SFM
Methodology

Qualitative Hemagglutination

Performed

Sun-Sat

Reported

1-2 days

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

Transfer 1.5 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. EDTA plasma, clotted or hemolyzed specimens.

Remarks

Activation of specimen due to poor venipuncture technique may cause false-positive results.

Stability

Ambient: 2 hours; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 2 weeks

Reference Interval

Negative

Interpretive Data



No compliance statements are in use for this test.

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

85366

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0030126 Soluble Fibrin Monomer 40702-3
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Aliases
  • Fibrin Monomer
Soluble Fibrin Monomer