PTT 30 seconds (21-30 s), thrombin time 26 seconds (16-25 s), fibrinogen 162 mg/dL (200-375), total bilirubin 1.
What does TT stand for?
TT stands for Thrombin Time
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Samples in periodicals archive:
17) Diluted thrombin time (dTT): The thrombin time test (TT) measures the time to clot formation in a patient sample following addition of excess thrombin.
Consideration needs to be given to other potentially challenging aspects of the clinical management of patients on dabigatran, including the need to understand how to assay for anticoagulation status in patients who have overdosed or need surgery - activated partial thromboplastin time and thrombin time seem to be the most reliable tests.
Case report A 49-year-old African-American female with history of hepatitis C and hypertension was investigated for a possible dysfibrinogenemia when an abnormal thrombin time (TT) and reptilase time (RT) were reported by the laboratory.
Evaluation of the coagulation pathways relies on four relative simple tests: the activated partial thromboplastin time (APTT), prothrombin time (PT), thrombin time (TT), and fibrinogen assays (57-61).
There was considerable variation both within and between families in thrombin times [range 36-70 s (reference range 20 [+ or ] 2)] and reptilase times [range 45-72 s (reference range 20 [+ or -] 2)].