FIBAG - Overview: Fibrinogen Antigen, Plasma

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: FIBAG    
Fibrinogen Antigen, Plasma

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

Evaluation of fibrinogen deficiency

 

Measuring fibrinogen in patients with elevated plasma levels of fibrin degradation products, patients receiving heparin, and in patients with antibodies to thrombin (following surgical use of topical bovine thrombin)

 

Identifiying afibrinogenemia, hypofibrinogenemia and dysfibrinogenemia when ordered in combination with fibrinogen activity (FIB / Fibrinogen,Plasma)

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

Immunoturbidimetric

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

Conditional

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

Fibrinogen Antigen, P

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

FIBAG
Fibrinogen protein
Fibrinogen mass
Fibrinogen concentration