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Blood Test Information

AT 3
(a.k.a Antithrombin III)
minimum sample volume required ~ 2.7ml

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Tube type: 9NC

Special instructions
Contact Haem consultant before requesting. Patients on heparin, thrombin inhibitors and hirudin should not be tested.Haemolysed samples should not be tested. Time limit for add on = 24hrs

Reference range
75-125

Units
IU/dl

Linked to
Thrombophilia screen

Turnaround Time
42 days

Department: Haematology

Clinical Application
Used as part of thrombophilia screen

Links:
» Paediatric normal ranges

 
 

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