Immunoglobulin A (IgA)
What is IgA?
IgA constitutes 15% of gamma globulins in normal serum. Decreased levels are seen in patients with Congenital deficiencies. Monoclonal elevation of IgA is seen in Multiple myeloma & Primary Systemic Amyloidosis. This assay is useful for detection and monitoring of Monoclonal gammopathies and Primary or Secondary Immune deficiencies.
Preparation for IgA
- No special preparation required
Sample Type for IgA