Fibrinogen

NameFibrinogen (Factor I)
Tube TypeBlue (Sodium Citrate)
Reporting UnitsMg/dL
Reference RangeClauss 190 – 410 mg/dL
AvailabilityNDDH (24/7)
Target turnaround time2 hours
Special requirements & notes
Patient preparationN/A
Volume required1 tube (2.7ml) must be full
If delayed transport to lab, store:In refrigerator 2 – 8oC
Factors affecting result interpretationClotted sample, underfilled samples
Time limit for add on test4 hours
Pathology disciplineHaematology
‘Lab Tests Online’ linkhttps://labtestsonline.org.uk/tests/fibrinogen

Last updated: May 27, 2020