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Test Code DDIM D-Dimer, Plasma

Additional Codes

Ordering Mnemonic
DDIM

 

Methodology

Turbidimetric

With a result of less than 0.50 mg/L FEU, the INNOVANCE D-Dimer assay is intended for use in conjunction with a non-high clinical pre-test probability (PTP) assessment model to exclude deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE).

Performing Laboratory

Holland Hospital Laboratory Services

Specimen Requirements

Container/Tube: LIght blue-top sodium citrate tube. Clotted blood is not acceptable.

Specimen Volume: Full tube of blood

Collection Instructions: Invert 6 times to mix blood

Specimen Transport Temperature

Ambient (Room temperature up to 4 hours) NOTE: test must be performed within 4 hrs of collection or will be rejected.

Day(s) Test Set Up

Monday through Sunday

Available STAT

Test Classification and CPT Coding

85379

Reference Values

0.00-0.49 mg/L FEU