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Test Findings

APPT Correction with Mixing


Correction of APPT with Mixing

  • If the APTT is initially elevated but becomes normal when control plasma is added, this suggests that there is factor deficiency as the cause of coagulopathy.
    • Causes of APTT Correction with Mixing

    • Congenital factor deficiency
    • Von Willebrand disease
    • Disseminated intravascular coagulation
    • Supratherapeutic warfarin
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