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Test ID: WRF    
Warfarin, Serum

Secondary ID A test code used for billing and in test definitions created prior to November 2011

8760

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Monitoring patients whose prothrombin time is inconsistent with the prescribed warfarin dose, particularly when failure to comply or surreptitious drug use is suspected.

Note: This test is not useful for evaluation of the patient with prolonged bleeding time suspected of exposure to rat poisons.

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Warfarin, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Anticoagulants, Oral
Coumadin
Oral Anticoagulants
Panwarfarin