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LIS Test Code:FDP
Synonyms: Fibrin(ogen) Split Product
Department:Laboratory Medicine
Lab Area:Hematology
TAT:8 hours
 Specimen Collection


Container:Light Blue (4.5mL Use Glass Tube ONLY) on ice

Micro. Container:

Collection Instructions:

Invert tube 3-4 times to avoid clotting.
Send specimen on wet ice.
Test will not be performed with insufficient sample volume.

Delivery Instructions:Send specimen on wet ice to 2C324 or Tube Station 321
Specimen Type: Blood
Frequency / Restrictions:
 Expected Values/Results

Ranges and Interpretation:

FDP mcg/mL  (SI: mg/L = 1 x mcg/mL)
Performed at National Institutes of Health, Bethesda MD
Effective 13Oct99 – present:    0 - 5.0

Organisms Reported:

Alert Limits:

 Additional Test Information


Must have PT/PTT done within 24 hours.


Latex Agglutination


Archived Ranges:Historical Reference Ranges


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