ANTITHROMBIN III, ANTIGENIC

Antithrombin III antigen is an inhibitor of several coagulation factors. Patients with low concentrations of Antithrombin Antigen may have a hereditary or acquired prothrombotic state. The Antigenic test differentiates a Type I from Type II deficiency.

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  • Pre-test Information:
    Overnight fasting is preferred. Patient should avoid Anabolic steroids, Gemfibrozil, Heparin therapy, Asparaginase, Estrogens, Gestodene and Oral contraceptives 3 days prior to specimen collection.
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample by 7th of the month; report after 2–3 weeks.
  • Components:
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Sample Report