Overview of Fibrinogen
What is Fibrinogen?
Preparation for Fibrinogen
- Do not eat or drink anything other than water for 8-12 hours before the test.
Why Get Tested for Fibrinogen?
The test is required to detect a bleeding disorder thereby evaluating the concentration of fibrinogen in the blood and also helps analyse cardiovascular disease. Bleeding disorder symptoms such as easy bruising, or bleeding from any site of the body, low blood pressure and low blood counts also result due to abnormal fibrinogen content.
What Results of Fibrinogen mean?
The normal range for fibrinogen in blood is 200 to 400 mg/dL of blood.