TEST CATALOG ORDERING & RESULTS SPECIMEN HANDLING CUSTOMER SERVICE EDUCATION & INSIGHTS
Test Catalog

Test ID: FSFM    
Soluble Fibrin Monomer

Specimen Type Describes the specimen type validated for testing

Plasma Na Cit

Specimen Required Defines the optimal specimen required to perform the test and the preferred volume to complete testing

Draw 4.5 mL 3.2% Sodium Citrated whole blood. Spin down and send 1.5 mL of platelet-poor plasma frozen in plastic vial.

 

STRICT FROZEN – Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Specimen Minimum Volume Defines the amount of sample necessary to provide a clinically relevant result as determined by the Testing Laboratory

1 mL

Specimen Stability Information Provides a description of the temperatures required to transport a specimen to the performing laboratory, alternate acceptable temperatures are also included

Specimen TypeTemperatureTimeSpecial Container
Plasma Na CitFrozen14 days