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HLA B-27, Flowcytometry

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Interpreting Results

Overview of HLA B-27, Flowcytometry

What is HLA B-27, Flowcytometry?

This is a marker which is used to evaluate if you are suffering from certain auto immune disorders like ankylosing spondylitis, reactive arthritis or anterior uveitis.

Why is HLA B-27, Flowcytometry done?

  1. If you have acute or chronic pain and inflammation in the spine, neck, chest, eyes or joints and the doctor is suspecting an autoimmune disorder 
  2. If you have recurrent uveitis 
  3. If your doctor is suspecting that you are suffering from ankylosing spondylitis

Preparation for HLA B-27, Flowcytometry

  • No special preparation required

Sample Type for HLA B-27, Flowcytometry

The sample type collected for HLA B-27, Flowcytometry is: Blood

Interpreting HLA B-27, Flowcytometry results

Interpretations

  • Positive HLA B27 test along with features of chronic pain, inflammation, changes in bones as seen on X ray usually supports a diagnosis of ankylosing spondylitis, reactive arthritis or another auto immune disorder 
  • Negative HLA B27 test does not necessarily mean that you are not suffering from the suspected auto immune disorder since this marker is not positive in all patients
  • The results of HLA B27 should always be correlated with patient’s history and radiologic findings


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About City X-Ray and Scan Clinic

City X-Ray and Scan Clinic is the most reputed and leading chain of diagnostic centres in Delhi NCR. It was started in 1993 with the aim to serve society by installing ‘State of the art’ technology & equipment in all streams i.e. Radiology, Pathology, Cardiology & Neurophysiology all under one roof.

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