Alpha Feto Protein, Tumour Marker


What is Alpha Feto Protein, Tumour Marker?

This is a useful test for Prenatal screening for Open Neural Tube defects.
Measurement of maternal serum AFP is a standard tool used in obstetrical care to
identify pregnancies that may have an increased risk for NTD.

And, AFP, Tumour Marker is a useful assay for follow up management of patients undergoing cancer
therapy specially for testicular tumors, ovarian tumors and Hepatocellular carcinoma.
It is often used in conjunction with Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG) test

Preparation for Alpha Feto Protein, Tumour Marker

  • No special preparation required

Sample Type for Alpha Feto Protein, Tumour Marker

The sample type collected for Alpha Feto Protein, Tumour Marker is: Blood

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About Thyrocare Laboratories

Thyrocare Technologies Limited is India's first and most advanced Totally Automated Laboratory having its strong presence in more than 2000 cities / towns in India and internationally. Thyrocare is India's first fully automated diagnostic laboratory with a focus on providing quality at affordable costs to laboratories and hospitals in India and other countries. Thyrocare operates with a Centralized Processing Laboratory (CPL) in Mumbai - India for esoteric tests; and Regional Processing Laboratory in major metro cities of India and other parts of Asia. We have focus on strong technologies, strong brands and strong systems that enable all laboratories to give their clients the best of science and technology at an affordable cost. With a belief that 'Quality' is the heart of any intelligent management, Thyrocare became one of the first Indian diagnostic laboratories to obtain internationally renowned quality accreditations like ISO 9001-2000 rating as early as 2001, which is now escalated to ISO 9001:2008; NABL (National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories) in 2005 and CAP (College of American Pathologists) certification in 2007.

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