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D-Dimer

SKU: 115188

$80.00

Product Description

**NOTE: All Laboratory testing requires an authorizing physician in order to complete the laboratory testing and your order**

D-dimer levels can be elevated in many clinical circumstances, especially in hospitalized patients. D-dimer should not be used as an aid for exclusion of venous thrombosis or pulmonary embolism in pediatric patients in any circumstance and adult patients with the following :

Therapeutic dose anticoagulant administered for >24 hours before D-dimer is measured

Thrombosis distal to the knee only

Fibrinolytic therapy within previous seven days

Upper extremity thrombosis

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