LA testing may be used to help determine the cause of unexplained blood clot in a vein or artery, repeated miscarriages
This Test Includes
LA Screen/Confirm RATIO
Total parameters available: 1
Parameter Names:Lupus Anticoagulant - Plasma Test
Soft Copy (Portal/Email) : If the sample is collected before 12 noon then the report will get delivered as per Reporting Time / Maximum TAT (Turn Around Time) indicated with the test. For samples collected after 12 Noon, 12 hours may be added to the Report Turn Around TimeHard Copy : Delivered at home upon request. A small convenience fee may apply.
Why it is Done
What is this test
You should get this test done when you have signs and symptoms like pain, swelling, or discoloration of legs which might indicate an unexplained blood clot in a vein or artery; if you suffer from recurrent miscarriages; or if your partial thromboplastin time (aPTT) is prolonged. Your doctor may also order this test as a part of an evaluation of Antiphospholipid syndrome.