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D-Dimer

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D-Dimer
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Turnaround Time:

Urgent Request 1hr

Description:

D-dimer is recommended as an ‘additional test’. It should not be the only test used to diagnose a disease or condition. Both increased and normal D-dimer levels may require follow-up and can lead to further testing

Important Information:

False positive values can be seen in elderly, immobile patients,in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, patients with lipaemia, patients with high bilubin and harmolysis.

Alias:

DD
DDIM
Fibrinogen Degradative Product