The fibrin degradation products test may be ordered to help determine if you have the following health conditions - deep vein thrombosis, a blood clot in a deep vein, pulmonary embolism, a blockage in the main artery of the lung, leukemia, kidney disease, stroke and test may also be ordered if you have other clotting disorders, you have disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) such as Symptoms of DIC include - bleeding gums, nausea, vomiting, severe muscle pain, severe abdominal pain, reduced urine output. The fibrin degradation products test may also be used if you
No special preparation is needed for FDP. Inform your doctor if you are on any medications or have any underlying medical conditions or allergies before undergoing FDP. Your doctor depending on your condition will give specific instructions.
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