Fondaparinux

Alphabetical Test listing

Fondaparinux-994

  
Fondaparinux
  
994
  
LAB994
  
MSO
  
Anti-Xa
Arixtra
  

Monitor prophylactic Fondaparinux levels in patient plasma

  
Sodium citrate (Na Cit) plasma
  
  
1.0 mL
  
  1. Centrifuge for 10 minutes and carefully remove 2/3 of the plasma using a plastic transfer pipette, being careful not to disturb the cells.
  2. Deliver to a plastic transport tube, cap, and recentifuge for 10 minutes.
  3. Use a second plastic pipette to remove plasma, staying clear of the platelets at the bottom of the tube.
  4. Transfer the plasma into a Screw-cap polypropylene frozen transport vial/tube - 4mL (LabCorp) and freeze immediately.
  
Frozen (preferred)
Refrigerated - 4 hours
  
  • Hemolysis
  • Clotted specimen
  • Specimen contaminated with heparin (ie, drawn with blood gases)
  
Esoterix Coagulation Lab (300864) via LabCorp (500465): R-NX
  
Mo - Fr
  
4 - 5 days
  

Chromogenic

  

An interpretive report will be provided

  
85520
  
Result 74217-1
  
05/29/2019
  
05/29/2019
  
05/19/2020