Cryofibrinogen

Overview

  • EPIC Code:
  • LAB3091
  • Soft Test Code:
  • CRYOF
  • Send Out Test Code:
  • 376

Specimen Collection & Preparation

Patient Preparation

Fasting


Specimen Requirements

6.0 mL Plasma from 2 Blue Top Tubes - 3.2% Na Citrate in a Plastic Vial

Alternate Specimen

6.0 mL Plasma from a Lavender Top Tube - EDTA in a Plastic Vial

TransportAndStorage

7 days Ambient

Collection Instructions

Collect blood. 
Place immediately in a 37° C water bath.
Centrifuge blood in centrifuge carriers prewarmed to 37° C at 3000 rpm for a minimum of 10 minutes. 
Separate plasma from red cells, avoiding transfer of red cells, into plastic transport vial.

Clinical Interpretation

Reference Range:

Negative


Methodology:
  • Cold Precipitation

Production Schedule

Sites Performed
  • Quest - Chantilly
Days Performed
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Thursday
Friday
Departments
  • Sendouts - Clinical
Turn Around Time

3 to 4 days


Coding & Compliance

CDM

00918070


CPT Coding

82585