Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
Thrombosis (Factor V Leiden/Prothrombin)

CMH Lab Section
Molecular Genetics

Specimen Requirements
3-5 mL blood in lavender EDTA

Availability
Routine

Turn Around Time
1 week

Methodology
PCR/RFLP analysis for detection of Factor V Leiden mutation (G1691A) and Prothrombin mutation (G20210A)

Ranges
See interpretative report

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