Fibrinogen Degradation Products
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Fibrin split products, fibrin breakdown products, FDP, FSP, FBP.
To evaluate conditions associated with abnormal fibrinolytic and fibrinogenolytic activity such as disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC), deep vein thrombosis (DVT), and pulmonary embolism (PE).
Plasma collected in a completely filled blue-top (3.2% sodium citrate) tube. If the patient’s hematocrit exceeds 55%, the volume of citrate in the collection tube must be adjusted.
(Method: Latex agglutination)
|Conventional Units||SI Units (Conventional Units × 1)|
|Less than 5 mcg/mL||Less than 5 mg/dL|