Specimen Type: Citrated Plasma
Container: 1 Light Blue Top Tube
Preferred Vol: 1.00 mL
Min Vol: 0.50 mL
Wednesday & Friday
STRICT FROZEN. Separate Plasma and Freeze within 1 hour of collection.
In dysfibrinogenemia, clotting activity may be lower than indicated by the fibrinogen concentration because the fibrinogen is not fully functional. The Clotting Assay is also useful in determining the availability of substrate for clot formation.