MIXING STUDIES - APTT WITH PROTHROMBIN TIME STUDIES

Mixing studies identifies the cause for the raised PT & APTT. This could be due to presence of factor deficiency, Lupus anticoagulant, heparin contamination / therapy or deficiency of fibrinogen

  • Test Type:
  • Pre-test Information:
    Overnight fasting is preferred. Give brief clinical history. 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 of treating Physician.
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample by Wed / Sat 11 am; Report Thu / Mon
  • Components:
    0

Sample Report