Factor 5 Activity

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Factor 5 Activity tests measure the activity level of a protein called Factor 5 which is involved in the body’s clotting process and helps to reduce the risk of excessive bleeding. High levels of Factor 5 activity can be a sign of underlying medical conditions such as blood clotting disorders or cancer, and this test can help diagnose these conditions and guide treatment decisions.

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Description

Factor 5 Activity tests measure the activity of a protein called Factor 5 which is typically present in healthy individuals. This protein helps the body to clot blood when we get injured, controlling the amount of bleeding and helping to reduce the risk of excessive bleeding and other bleeding disorders. High levels of Factor 5 activity can be a sign of several medical conditions, such as a blood clotting disorder or cancer. The Factor 5 Activity tests can help doctors diagnose diseases and guide treatment decisions. It is important to measure this activity when assessing an individual’s health because it can help detect any underlying conditions that could affect their well-being.

FAQ's

AM I REQUIRED TO FAST?

You must fast at least twelve (12) hours prior to having your specimen collected.

IS A DOCTOR’S ORDER REQUIRED?

YES!

HOW LONG UNTIL MY RESULTS COME BACK?

LabCorp Not using insurance: Test results generally take between 24 to 72 business hours after your specimen is collected. If using insurance, the results may take longer.

Quest Diagnostics: Could take up to 10 business days.

Insurance Lab Requisition: Time frame varies depending on state.

DO I NEED TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT TO HAVE MY LABS DRAWN?

You can walk in for same day testing at certain locations BUT we always recommend making an appointment at your lab location of choice to ensure you are seen in a timely fashion due to fasting.

You can walk in for same day testing at certain locations BUT we always recommend making an appointment at your lab location of choice to ensure you are seen in a timely fashion due to fasting.

Viking sends a copy of your Blood Test Order (Lab Requisition), electronically, to LabCorp or Quest depending on the choice you made.  A copy of the Blood Test Order will be sent to you via email. Please allow 24 hours or one business day for our staff to process your request.   It would be wise to bring the order with you to the lab as a reference when you arrive for your Lab appointment.

Make your appointment for a “Lab Draw” at your lab of choice.

LabCorp Locations and contact information: LabCorp Locations

Quest Locations and contact information: Quest Locations

HOW CAN I RECEIVE MY RESULTS?

Viking follows all HIPAA guidelines and state regulations regarding distribution of test results. You can choose to have your test results emailed or faxed. Patients can also create a patient portal via LabCorp/Quest and have access to their results online.

IF I HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT MY TEST RESULTS, WHO SHOULD I CONTACT?

We recommend setting up a consultation via our website with our VIKING medical staff.  https://vikingalternative.com/schedule-consultation