Factor V Leiden (FVL) PCR


Test Information

Test Name

Factor V Leiden (FVL) PCR

Synonyms

G1691A Mutation; APCR PCR

Preferred Specimen

EDTA (Whole Blood)

Testing Location

Referral

Turn Around Time

1 week


Collection Information

Availability

If the patient has already been tested for Factor V Prothrombin mutation, request will not be processed.


Processing Information

Registration Code

FVM

Notes

  • Dedicated tube required, DO NOT share sample
  • DO NOT centrifuge
  • Factor V Leiden is included in THRO (Thrombophilia Screen) test code

Methodology

Interpretations

View Interpretations

Contact Information

alan.neal@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Waikato Hospital Laboratory

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