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ID:1033 Chromogenic FVIII assay
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DescriptionDetermination of FVIII using a chromogenic method
IndicationUsed for photometric determination of FVIII activity in plasma to diagnose Haemophilia, and monitor patients on replacement therapy FVIII concentrates
Additional InfoUses a Chromogenic reaction read photometrically at 405 nm that is proportional to the activity of FVIII present
Concurrent TestsOne stage FVIII assay, 2 stage FVIII assay
Dietary RequirementsN/A
InterpretationReported against a normal range

DepartmentSpecialist Laboratory Medicine
SampleBlood
TubeCoagulation
Tube Picture
Collection Conditions Correctly filled sodium citrate sample, 1 tube required
Min. Vol1 correctly filled Sodium Citrate tube
Freq.

Ref. Range (Male) 50-100
Ref. Range (Female) 50-100
Ref. Range (Paed) 50-100
Ref. Range NotesCurrently not a diagnostic test
Unitsiu/dL
IP Acute TAT** Contact Laboratory before requesting **
IP Routine TAT7 days
GP Acute TAT** Contact Laboratory before requesting **
GP Routine TAT7 days
Turnround CommentNA

Originally edited by : na. Review due on 18/06/2019 10:29:58. Published By on 18/06/2018 10:29:58.