Specimen: 3 mL (2 mL min.) Whole blood in 1 Lavender Top (EDTA) tube. Ship refrigerated. DO NOT FREEZE.
Stability (Room): 6 hrs
Stability (Refrigerated): 72 hrs
Stability (Frozen): N/A
Method: Real Time PCR
Price: Contact Medilab
Turnaround time (TAT): 10 – 15 days
Usage: Factor V Leiden Mutation is a point mutation that causes resistance of Factor V degradation by Activated Protein C. This mutation is associated with increased risk of venous thrombosis. This assay is used in patients with clinically suspected Thrombophilia and family history of Factor V Leiden mutation.
Disease: Thromboembolic disorders
Components: *Factor V Leiden Mutation *Prothrombin Gene Mutation *MTHFR Gene Mutation
Home Collection: Available
Department: MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTICS
Pre-test Information: MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTICS