Factor 13 Activity

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:

F13 ACT

POE DESCRIPTION:

F13 ACTIVITY

CPT CODE: 85290-90
CDM NUMBER:

3181297

TURNAROUND TIME:

5-7 working days

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:

This test cannot be added onto an existing sample.

CONTAINER TYPE: Blue top (sodium citrate) tube
COLLECTION: See Section - Specimen Collection Guidelines- Coagulation Specimens
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

4.0 mL blood (1.0 mL citrated platelet poor plasma) or pediatric 1.8 mL, 2.7 mL tubes

REJECTION CRITERIA: Specimen hemolyzed, Hct >55%, underfilled tube (QNS)
MINIMUM VOLUME:

Use pediatric tubes: 1.8 mL blood (0.3 mL citrated platelet poor plasma).  Pediatric tubes must be completely filled.

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code S51573

LAST UPDATED:

1-19-2012

TEST SYNONYM(S):Fibrinoligase; Fibrin Stabilizing Factor; Monochloroacetic Acid Solubilitiy; Urea Solubility