NABL, CAP, ISO
What is Tissue Transglutaminase IgG?
This test is ordered if your doctor is suspecting that you are suffering from celiac disease or any kind of malabsorption. Symptoms of the celiac disease include chronic diarrhea, abdominal pain, greasy foul smelling stools, bloody stools, vomiting. Asymptomatic people may be tested if they have a close relative such as a parent or sibling with celiac disease.
The sample type collected for Tissue Transglutaminase IgG is: Blood
Preparation for Tissue Transglutaminase IgG
- No special preparation required