dilute Russell viper venom test

dilute Russell viper venom test (DRVVT),

a test used to confirm the presence of a lupus anticoagulant.

di·lute Rus·sell vi·per ven·om test

(DRVVT) (di-lūt' rŭs'ĕl vī'pĕr ven'ŏm test)
A test used to confirm the presence of a lupus anticoagulant.
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The effect is more pronounced with reagents whose phospholipid content is relatively low (12) and may be greater with the kaolin clotting time (KCT) than with the dilute Russell viper venom test (dRVVT) (14).
Laboratory diagnosis of lupus anticoagulants for patients on oral anticoagulant treatment: performance of dilute Russell viper venom test and silica clotting time in comparison with Staclot LA.
We wished to compare these 2 approaches by using the common (4) dilute Russell viper venom test (dRVVT) as the clotting assay.