Protein C Activity, Plasma
NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.
As an initial test for evaluating patients suspected of having congenital protein C deficiency, including those with personal or family histories of thrombotic events
Because coagulation testing and its interpretation is complex, Mayo Medical Laboratories suggests ordering THRMP / Thrombophilia Profile.
Detecting and confirming congenital Type I and Type II protein C deficiencies, detecting and confirming congenital homozygous protein C deficiency, and identifying decreased functional protein C of acquired origin (eg, due to oral anticoagulant effect, vitamin K deficiency, liver disease, intravascular coagulation and fibrinolysis/disseminated intravascular coagulation.)
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
Amidolysis of Chromogenic Substrate
Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name
Protein C, Functional, Plasma