A Practical Guide to Haemostasis

Thrombophilia Testing: Introduction


A number of excellent reviews exist on Thrombophilia Testing, in whom it should be performed and the management of individuals with a defined prothrombotic abnormality. 

It is important to remember that sequence analysis of the genes involved in the Haemostasis may identify causative mutations but addition mutations and sequence variations that may modify an individuals phenotype. 

The tests involved in Thrombophilia testing are outlined in