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ID:888 Factor X Assay
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DescriptionOne stage assay for factor X
IndicationTo investigate bleeding tendency and to monitor patients with FX deficiency.
Additional InfoUses a Prothrombin Time based clotting method to perform a one stage assay.
Concurrent TestsCoagulation Screen
Dietary RequirementsNone

InterpretationReported against a normal range

Ref. Range (Male)50 - 150
Ref. Range (Female)50 - 150
Ref. Range (Paed)See Comment
Ref. Range NotesFor paediatric reference ranges please refer to BJH Guideline 2002, 119, 295-309, The Investigation and Management of Neonatal Haemostasis and Thrombosis Critical telephone values: Any abnormal factor assay with clinical details: bleeding. Factor assys less than 10% (unless on a patient known to have a factor deficiency)

Other Help:National Laboratory Medicine Handbook

IP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
IP Routine TAT5 days
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Originally edited by : RJAR. Last edited on 18/06/2019 10:33:27. Published By RJAR on 18/06/2018 10:33:27.