Factor V Leiden

Container: Citrate (Blue top)

Sample type: Whole Blood

Test name: Factor V Leiden

Condition / Indication: Mutations in Factor V Leiden gene may be associated with increased risk for deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism (VTE).

Special precautions & notes: Usually requested as part of a Thrombophilia Screen (which requires 3 full tubes). - See 'Thrombophilia Screen' for further details.

Reference range: Results: Normal/Heterozygous or Homozygous.

Container: Citrate (Blue top)

Ideal volume (mL): 2.7 mL

Discipline: Haematology

Section: Performed at Oxford

Turnaround time: 1 month