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Test ID: APSM    
Alpha-2 Plasmin Inhibitor, Plasma

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

Diagnosing congenital alpha-2 plasmin inhibitor deficiencies (rare)

 

Providing a more complete assessment of disseminated intravascular coagulation, intravascular coagulation and fibrinolysis, or hyperfibrinolysis (primary fibrinolysis), when measured in conjunction with fibrinogen, fibrin D-dimer, fibrin degradation products, soluble fibrin monomer complex, and plasminogen

 

Evaluating liver disease

 

Evaluating the effects of fibrinolytic or antifibrinolytic therapy

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

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

Chromogenic

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Alpha-2 Plasmin Inhibitor, P

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

Alpha 2 Antiplasmin
Alpha-2 Proteinase Inhibitor
Antiplasmin - Off hours order 399
Antiplasmin, Functional, Plasma
Functional Antiplasmin
Plasmin Inhibitor