FACTOR V INHIB PROFILE, P

Specimen Required
Patient Notes: Patient must not be receiving Coumadin (warfarin) or heparin therapy and patient fasting is preferred.
Draw blood in a light blue 3.2% sodium citrate tube. See appendices for coagulation test collection instructions. Send 2.0 mL plasma (1.0 mL minimum in each vial) frozen in 3 separate screw-capped plastic vials.

Rejection Criteria
Serum, non-frozen or hemolyzed specimens

Methodology
Optical Clot-Based

Stability
Room temperature: 4 hours; Refrigerated: 4 hours; Frozen: 14 days

Reference Range
See report

Performed
Monday - Friday

Turnaround Time2 - 3 days
Test Code5INHE
CPT-4 Code (s)
85220, 85390, plus 85335 and/or 85390 as appropriate, at additional fees
LOINC Codes
Result   Not available  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory