Overview of Lupus Anticoagulant Profile
What is Lupus Anticoagulant Profile?
This test is conducted in order to diagnose a number of conditions; to test for thrombotic episode or blood clot, to diagnose PTT or partial thromboplastin time and also to figure out the reason for recurrent miscarriages. It basically tries to figure out if the immune system is making antibodies in sufficient quantities. You should consider getting a lupus anticoagulant profile done when you notice symptoms of blood clot inside your vein or arteries. And if you have suffered repeated miscarriages.
Preparation for Lupus Anticoagulant Profile
- No special preparation required
Sample Type for Lupus Anticoagulant Profile
The sample type collected for Lupus Anticoagulant Profile is: Blood
Tests Included in Lupus Anticoagulant Profile(3 tests)
- Lupus Anticoagulant
- Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time