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Test Name:Factor V Leiden Mutation
Test Number:LAB5635
Collect:5.0ml EDTA (Lavender Top) Whole Blood
Alternate Collect:5.0 ml ACD (Yellow Top) or
5.0 ml Na Citrate (Blue Top) whole blood
Container:Lavender Top (EDTA) Tube
Processing:Submit Tube Unspun
Transport/Stability:Ambient (preferred)
Refrigerated (acceptable)
Alternate Names:APC Resistance Mutation, G1691A, Coagulation Factor V, FVL
Performing Lab:AHL - Molecular Diagnostics; D
Days Set Up:Varies
Expected TAT:7 days
Ref. Ranges:
Processing Details:
This is a genetic test and needs only to be performed once in a lifetime.

Only ONE (1) tube needs to be drawn for any combination of the following tests: Calreticulin Exon 9 Assay, Factor V Leiden Mutation, Factor 2 Mutation, JAK2 V617F Mutation Detection and Hereditary Hemochromatosis.

Questions - call Molecular Lab at 612-863-4475.
Method:Roche LightCycler
CPT Codes:81241
Date Created:11/30/2001
Revised Date:10/31/2014