VWAG - Overview: von Willebrand Factor Antigen, Plasma

Test Catalog

Test Name

Test ID: VWAG    
von Willebrand Factor Antigen, Plasma

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

Diagnosis of von Willebrand disease (VWD) and differentiation of VWD subtype (in conjunction with von Willebrand factor ristocetin cofactor activity and factor VIII coagulant activity)

 

-Differentiation of VWD from hemophilia A (in conjunction with factor VIII coagulant assay)

 

Monitoring therapeutic efficacy of treatment with DDAVP (desmopressin) or VWF concentrates in patients with VWD

Special Instructions and Forms Library of PDFs including pertinent information and consent forms, specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test

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

Automated Latex Immunoassay (LIA)

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

von Willebrand Factor Ag, P

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

Von Willebrand Ag - Off hours 399
VON WILLEBRAND ANTIGEN
VWF Ag