Factor X Activity, Chromogenic [10663X]

Test Code
10663

CPT Codes
85260

Preferred Specimen
1 mL plasma collected in 3.2% sodium citrate (light-blue top) tube

Minimum Volume
0.5 mL

Transport Temperature
Frozen

Specimen Stability
Room temperature: 2 hours
Refrigerated: 8 hours
Frozen: 21 days

Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Received room temperature • Received refrigerated

Methodology
Chromogenic

Setup Schedule
Set up: Mon-Sat a.m.; Report available: 2-4 days

Reference Range
73-158 % activitiy

Clinical Significance
For lupus anticoagulant on coumadin (Warfarin) whereby thn INR fails to give accurate measure of anticoagulant intensity

Performing Laboratory
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute San Juan Capistrano
33608 Ortega Highway
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92690-6130



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