LUPUS ANTICOAGULANT PANEL; LAC PANEL

Lupus Anticoagulants are heterogenous IgG or IgM autoantibodies which interfere with phospholipid dependent in vitro coagulation tests, particularly Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time (APTT). These antibodies are associated with thrombosis (arterial & venous), recurrent abortions, neurological & neuropsychiatric disorders.

  • Test Type:
  • Pre-test Information:
    Overnight fasting is preferred. It is recommended that patient discontinues Heparin for 1 day and Oral Anticoagulants for 7 days prior to sampling as these drugs may affect test results. Discontinuation should be with prior consent from the treating Physician.
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample Daily by 3 pm; Report Next day
  • Components:
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Sample Report