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ID:829 Factor XIII Assay
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Description Factor XIII is a coagulation protein that plays an important role in the stabilisation of a fibrin clot
IndicationInvestigation of a bleeding tendency
Additional Info
Concurrent TestsClauss Fibrinogen
Dietary RequirementsNone
InterpretationReported against normal reference ranges

DepartmentSpecialist Coagulation
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Collection ConditionsCitrate x 1 (single assay), citrate x 2 (multiple assays). Samples should be correctly filled to the line and labelled in accordance with current labelling policy.
Min. Vol

Ref. Range (Male)50 - 150
Ref. Range (Female)50 - 150
Ref. Range (Paed)50 - 150
Ref. Range NotesCritical 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)
IP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
IP Routine TAT2 weeks
GP Acute TAT- Contact Laboratory
GP Routine TAT2 weeks
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Originally edited by : RJAR. Review due on 12/07/2020 14:46:52. Published By BD on 12/07/2019 14:46:52.