About Using Reagent
Sample Typeswhole blood, plasma
Reaction Time12 mins
Detection RangeAFIAS (50 - 10,000 ng/ml)
ichroma™ (50 - 10,000 ng/ml)
IndicationDeep Vein Thrombosis, Diffuse or disseminated intravascular coagulation, Various embolisms including PE and strokes
In Your Medical Field
It produces the level of D-dimer in patient blood in 12 minutes. Attending clinicians can integrate this information with other pertinent parameters to assess the coagulation status of the patient. For example, a positive D-dimer result means that the patient has to undergo further imaging in order to diagnose whether or not he or she has DVT or PE.