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Factor XII assay

Lab Section: 

Coagulation

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB310

 

Synonyms

FXII

 

Methodology: 

Clotting

Schedule: 

Mon-Fri

Reported: 

3 - 5 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 2.7 mL Blood in a Blue Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 2.7 mL.
Tubes must be full.
Transport: Whole blood may be transported at ambient or refrigerated temperature. Separated plasma, not yet frozen, may be transported at refrigerated temperature, while frozen plasma should be sent on dry ice to prevent thawing in transit.
Unacceptable conditions: QNS; Overfilled; Clotted

 

Notes: 

Reflex Criteria: FXII assay auto reflex to PTT. Abnormal results reflex to an MD interpretation.

Clinical Indications: Unexplained prolongation of PTT; familial history of Factor XII deficiency. Evaluation of uncommon cause of thrombosis risk.

Three (3) clotting factor assays may be performed from one full 2.7-mL tube. If additional clotting factor assays are needed, additional tubes are necessary.

Reference Interval: 

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

Units

0 - 1 Days

Any

15.0-95.0

%

2 Days - 5 Days

Any

10.0-85.0

%

6 Days - 1 Months

Any

15.0-80.0

%

1 Months - 3 Months

Any

25.0-110.0

%

4 Months - 6 Months

Any

40.0-115.0

%

7 Months - 999 Years

Any

50.0-150.0

%

 

CPT Code(s): 

85280

Last Changed: 

8/16/2017 1:23 PM

Last Reviewed: 

8/16/2017 1:23 PM