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Test ID: APT    
Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time (APTT), Plasma

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

9058

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 heparin therapy (unfractionated heparin [UFH])

 

Screening for certain coagulation factor deficiencies

 

Detection of coagulation inhibitors such as lupus anticoagulant, specific factor inhibitors, and nonspecific inhibitors

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

Electromagnetic Viscosity Detection System

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

Activated Partial Thrombopl Time, P

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

Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time (APTT)
APTT (Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time)
Partial Thromboplastin Time (PTT)
Partial Thromboplastin Time, Activated
PTT (Partial Thromboplastin Time)