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CD8

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Blood
This test is for
Male, Female
Test Preparation
  1. No special preparation required

Overview


What is CD8?

CD8 is part of test, which also includes CD3 and CD4. A sample of blood is collected from the patient and is tested for the presence of these compounds. The presence of CD8 indicates T-Cell Lymphoma, a kind of cancer.


Why is CD8 done?

The CD8 test is performed when the doctor screens a patient against T-Cell Lymphoma. It is also conducted during and after the treatment for T-Cell Lymphoma, so that the doctor can check on the cancer’s progress.



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Niramaya Healthcare is an elite Pathology and Wellness service provider with presence in the National Capital Region of Delhi. It was started by a group of professionals with the motto of “Affordable, Accurate and Accredited pathology at your footstep“. Niramaya Healthcare has gone beyond the concept of ´need based´ testing by promoting the concept of Preventive Healthcare. The health packages offered by Niramaya are based on what the people need and not what sells in the market. Niramaya...
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