Biosite® Inc. Web Site -- D-Dimer Test

By: Alere  09-12-2011

The Triage® D-Dimer Test

A rapid, quantitative immunoassay to aid in the assessment and evaluation of patients suspected of having disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) and thromboembolic events including pulmonary embolism (PE) and deep vein thrombosis (DVT).

  • Performed on the Triage Meters.
  • Provides rapid, quantitative results in approximately 15 minutes.
  • Utilizes highly sensitive fluorescence immunoassay technology.
  • Utilizes the 3B6 D-dimer antibody, which has demonstrated high clinical specificity for PE and DVT.1,2


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