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ID:880 Prothrombin (G20210A) Mutation
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DescriptionThe Prothrombin (G20210A) Mutation ariese from a single missense mutation [G to A] at position 20210 of the prothrombin gene. The presence of the mutation is associated with an increased risk of thrombosis.
IndicationInvestigation of inappropriate thrombosis or thrombotic tendency. Investigation of recurrent miscarriage.
Additional InfoThe test is usually performed as part of a full thrombophilia screen.
Concurrent TestsThrombophilia screen
Dietary RequirementsNone

InterpretationResults reported as not detected (wild type), heterozygous or homozygous.

Ref. Range (Male)NA
Ref. Range (Female)NA
Ref. Range (Paed)NA
Ref. Range NotesResults normally reported as "Not Detected" (wild type), "Heterozygous" or "Homozygous"
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Originally edited by : RJAR. Last edited on 18/06/2019 10:37:50. Published By RJAR on 18/06/2018 10:37:50.