Heparin-Induced Platelet Antibody

The Heparin-Induced Platelet Antibody test contains 1 test with 2 biomarkers.

Heparin can induce thrombocytopenia, a decreased platelet count, due to antibody stimulation. False positive results may be due to immune complexes. False negative results may be due to low titer, low avidity antibodies.

The following is a list of what is included in the item above. Click the test(s) below to view what biomarkers are measured along with an explanation of what the biomarker is measuring.

Also known as: Heparin Associated Platelet Antibody, HeparinInduced Platelet Antibody

Heparin Induced Platelet

Patient O.D.

*Process times are an estimate and are not guaranteed. The lab may need additional time due to weather, holidays, confirmation/repeat testing, or equipment maintenance.