FXCH - Overview: Coagulation Factor X Chromogenic Activity Assay, Plasma

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: FXCH    
Coagulation Factor X Chromogenic Activity Assay, Plasma

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

Monitoring warfarin anticoagulant therapy, especially in patients whose plasma contains lupus anticoagulants that interfere with baseline prothrombin time/international normalized ratio and in patients receiving the drug Argatroban who are being transitioned to warfarin

Special Instructions and Forms Describes specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test. Also includes pertinent information and consent forms to be used when requesting a particular test

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

Chromogenic Assay

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

Yes

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

Factor X Chromogenic Activity Assay