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Thrombin-antithrombin complex

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Quest

 

Test ID: 

LAB3533

 

Synonyms: 

TAT Complex, Blood

Methodology: 

Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

15 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Blue Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1.0 mL.
Transport: Frozen.
Unacceptable conditions: Received room temperature • Received refrigerated
Stability: Room temperature: 4 hours; Refrigerated: 4 hours; Frozen: 30 days

 

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: Thrombin-antithrombin complex is a parameter of coagulation and fibrinolysis. Elevated concentrations have been associated with vascular complications of diabetes.

performing laboratory: Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute-San Juan Capistrano, CA 33608 Ortega Highway San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-2042 http://www.questdiagnostics.com/testcenter/TestDetail.action?ntc=10162

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

CPT Code(s): 

83520

Last Changed: 

8/16/2017 1:07:00

Last Reviewed: 

8/16/2017 1:07:00