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ID:896 Plasminogen
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DescriptionForms part of the fibrinolytic pathway converted to plasmin by activators which removes blood clots.
IndicationInvestigation of a bleeding disorder
Additional InfoA deficiency can result in a thrombotic tendency
Concurrent TestsCoagulation Screen
Dietary RequirementsNone

InterpretationReported against a normal range

Ref. Range (Male)0.75 - 1.35
Ref. Range (Female)0.75 - 1.35
Ref. Range (Paed)0.75 - 1.35
Ref. Range Notes Critical telephone values: Plasminogen less than 0.65iu/mL
Unitsiu/mL

Other Help:National Laboratory Medicine Handbook

IP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
IP Routine TAT10 days
GP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
GP Routine TAT- Contact Laboratory
Turnround CommentSpecialist test only requested as part of an investigation by a haematologist
Originally edited by : RJAR. Last edited on 18/06/2019 10:36:48. Published By RJAR on 18/06/2018 10:36:48.