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ILH Laboratory specimen collection and test information
Blue Top
Fibrinogen
Properly filled tube
Alternative name(s)

Lab section Core Lab    
When performed 24 hours / 7 days    
When reported
24 hours / 7 days    
   
Sunquest code:
FIBR
EPIC Code:
FIBRINOGEN
Guide to hemostasis testing
   
Important notes: Two tube technique may be necessary for complicated draws. Blue top must be properly filled. Specimen is good for 2 hours.
Rejection criteria: Clotted specimen or improperly filled tube.
Transportation notes:
Specimen preparation:

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Last revised 09/11/2013