What does a High D Dimer Mean?

A positive D-dimer test result means that there is a higher than normal level of indicators that fibrin has degraded in the body. It may mean there was a clot formed in the body and broken down, or it could be due to surgery, injury or infection. Elevated D-Dimer can also mean liver disease, pregnancy, eclampsia, and some forms of cancer. You can find more information here: