D-dimer


Test Information

Test Name

D-dimer

Synonyms

XDP, FDP, Fibrinogen Degredation Products

Department

Haematology

Preferred Specimen

Citrate

Testing Location

All

Turn Around Time

1 day

Clinical Update

View Clinical Update

Collection Information

Patient Requestable

Yes

Preparation

  • Treat as URGENT request, send to lab ASAP
  • Can be shared with INR

Delivery and Handling

Process ASAP. Must be tested within 24 hours of collection


Processing Information

Registration Code

XDP


Methodology

Sample Storage

Ambient

Sample Stability

24 hours

Interpretations

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Contact Information

alan.neal@pathlab.co.nz